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Model plate

Dutch (The Hague)
1887
Painted by Theodoor Colenbrander (Dutch, 1871–1945), Made at Plateelfabriek Rozenburg (Dutch, 1883–1914)


Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3695

Medium or Technique

Unglazed painted earthenware

Not On View

Classifications

Earthenware

Markings

Indistinct designer's name, title, and color directions in pencil

Provenance

Dominicus P. J. de Ruiter (b. 1872 - d. 1947), The Hague [see note]; November 11, 1992, Ruiter collection and others sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, lot 311, to Justin Schiller and Dennis David, Kingston, NY; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 34, unsold; December 10, 2009, Schiller-David sale, Heritage Auctions, Dallas, lot 74169, unsold; 2018, year-end gift of Justin Schiller and Dennis David to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 20, 2019)

NOTE: In 1896, Ruiter was made head of the painters' department at the Rozenburg porcelain factory.

Credit Line

Gift of Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David in honor of Clifford S. Ackley