Maker(s)
Artist: Mary Chase Perry Stratton (1867 - 1961)
Historical period(s)
ca. 1912
Medium
Earthenware with luster glaze
Style
Pewabic ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 25.8 x 19.7 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/4 in)
Geography
United States, Michigan, Detroit
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1912.102
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
earthenware, iridescence, Pewabic ware, United States
Provenance

To 1912
Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI, to 1912 [1]

From 1912 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Pewabic Pottery in 1912 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Object file. Present location of voucher unknown.

[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
Pewabic Pottery (C.L. Freer source)

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