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Diameter: 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Unglazed painted earthenware
Not On View
Indistinct designer's name, title, and color directions in pencil
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.
Gift of Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David in honor of Clifford S. Ackley