Vase Designer: Thomas Jerome Wheatley (American, 1853–1917)
Maker: T. J. Wheatley and Company (American, 1880–1882)


American Decorative Arts

On view, 1st floor, American Decorative Arts before 1900


Buff earthenware, colored slip, and polychrome and colorless glaze


13 1/4 in. (33.7 cm)
other: 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)

Credit Line

Mabel Brady Garvan Collection, by exchange

Accession Number



19th century


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 records is ongoing.


  • 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.
  • "Acquisitions and Gifts 1993," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 163.
  • David Rago Auctions, Inc., Lambertville, N.J., The Berberian Collection, sale cat. (February 27, 1993).
  • Wendy Kaplan, The Art that is Life, exh. cat. (Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, 1987), 67-8, no. 7, ill.

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Object/Work type



"No. 73/T J W Co." incised in script on base

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