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"Pagoda" vase

Dutch (The Hague)
1885–1889
Designed by Theodoor Colenbrander (Dutch, 1871–1945), Made at Plateelfabriek Rozenburg (Dutch, 1883–1914)


Dimensions

Height : 39.5 cm (15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3693a-b

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Classifications

Earthenware

Markings

Painted factory mark, with indistinct date code and title,

Provenance

Dominicus P. J. de Ruiter (b. 1872 - d. 1947), The Hague [see note]; June 6, 1991, Ruiter collection and others sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, lot 550, to Justin Schiller and Dennis David, Kingston, NY; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 48, unsold; December 10, 2009, Schiller-David sale, Heritage Auctions, Dallas, lot 74174, 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