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Model plate

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


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

Accession Number


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.

Credit Line

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