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American Decorative Arts
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Designer: Thomas Jerome Wheatley, American, 1853–1917
Maker: T. J. Wheatley and Company, American, 1880–1882

Vase

1880–82

Buff earthenware, colored slip, and polychrome and colorless glaze

13 1/4 in. (33.7 cm) other: 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection, by exchange
1993.28.14
Geography: 
Made in Cincinnati, Ohio
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

Wendy Kaplan, The Art that is Life, exh. cat. (Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, 1987), 67-8, no. 7, ill.

David Rago Auctions, Inc., Lambertville, N.J., The Berberian Collection, sale cat. (February 27, 1993).

“Acquisitions and Gifts 1993,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 163.

Helen A. Cooper et al., Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2008), 334–35, no. 214, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.