American Decorative Arts

Pie Plate

1825–35

Redware with slip decoration

H. 1 1/2 in., Diameter 10 1/2 in.
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.1824
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Made in Pennsylvania
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Probably Dr. Edwin AtLee Barber (1851–1916), Philadelphia; consigned by his estate to Samuel T. Freeman and Company, Philadelphia, December 10–11, 1917, lot 244; sold to Francis P. Garvan, New York; given to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1931

Bibliography: 

Samuel T. Freeman and Co., Philadelphia, Pa., The Collection of the Late Edwin AtLee Barber, A.M., Ph.D., sale cat. (1917), 46, lot 244.

Judith Bernstein et al., The Eye of the Beholder: Fakes, Replicas, and Alterations in American Art, ed. Gerald W. R. Ward, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1977), 70, fig. 94.

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.