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Bowl with Peacock Design

Rookwood Pottery

Artwork Details

Bowl with Peacock Design
Rookwood Pottery
stoneware with modeled matte green glaze
3 5/8 in. x 5 1/8 in. x 5 1/8 in. ( 9.2 cm x 13 cm x 13 cm )
Gift of G. Robina Quale-Leach

On Display

Not currently on display


Subject Matter:

Rookwood Pottery, located in Cincinnati, Ohio, was the premiere American fine arts pottery from its foundation in 1880 through the 1930's. The early works were hand-painted but in the early twentieth century the pottery introduced its line of production ware, of which this is an example.

Physical Description:

Vase has a rounded form and a matte green glaze. Molded and incised designs include a stylized peacock feather and zig-zag decoration on shoulder of vessel. Overall effect is of a simplified and sophisticated form.

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