Maker(s)
Artist: Mary Chase Perry Stratton (1867 - 1961)
Historical period(s)
ca. 1908
Medium
Clay with iridescent glaze
Style
Pewabic ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 38.4 x 16.1 cm (15 1/8 x 6 5/16 in)
Geography
United States, Michigan, Detroit
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1908.255
On View Location
Freer Gallery 20
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
iridescence, Pewabic ware, United States
Provenance

To 1908
Mary Chase Perry Stratton (1867-1961), Detroit, to 1908 [1]

From 1908 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), given by Mary Chase Perry Stratton in 1908 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See American Pottery List, R. 5534, L. 2285, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854 - 1919

Published References
  • Ann C. Gunter. A Collector's Journey: Charles Lang Freer and Egypt. Washington and London, 2002. p. 36, fig. 2.8.
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with artist