Cream pitcher

Cream pitcher
Title
Cream pitcher
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 12.1 x 14 x 8.3 cm )
Description 
Hand painted molded pearlware cream pitcher in Gaudy Dutch style with "King's rose" pattern; molded scrolling embellishments in low relief and yellow, orange, green, black, pink, and brown overglaze; around outide of rim and spout is band composed of vine, rosettes, and lines.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
1937.420
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