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Vase

Dutch (Amsterdam)
about 1906
Chris van der Hoef (1875–1933), Made at Amstelhoek manufactory (Dutch, active 1903 – 1910)


Dimensions

Height: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3709

Medium or Technique

Earthenware, slip and mosaic decoration

Not On View

Classifications

Ceramics

Tall, slender amphora-shaped vessel with two opposed handles that rise vertically from the shoulder of the vase and meet at the rim. On the front, a circular medallion in white slip (“ringeloor”) and inlaid mosaic.

Markings

Stamped factory mark and incised 29/12-06

Provenance

1986, Herman Dommisse, Amsterdam; March 9, 1986, Dommisse and others sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 96, to Justin Schiller and Dennis David, Kingston, NY; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 181, unsold; December 10, 2009, Schiller-David sale, Heritage Auctions, Dallas, lot 74221, unsold; 2018, year-end gift of Justin Schiller and Dennis David to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 20, 2019)

Credit Line

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