Child's plate

Child's plate
Title
Child's plate
Date 
1825-1875
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 6 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 15.9 cm )
Description 
Earthenware plate with buff-colored glaze and on brim highlighted with red, yellow, blue, and green enamel; a sketchy image of a house drawn in purple luster.
Credit Line 
Probably purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
INV.9964
Marks 
impressed: at center of reverse: "O" typed: affixed to reverse: "241/Eng"
Gallery Label 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group