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American Decorative Arts
Manufacturer: Brameld, British, 1806-1842
Retailer: Thomas Pursell, American, w. c. 1839–1849

Plate with rustic scene, known as “Returning Woodman” or “Peasant”

ca. 1840

Blue transfer-printed earthenware

9 3/4 in. (24.765 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.3169
Geography: 
Manufactured in Swinton, Rotherham, England
Owned in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Said to be from the dinner service of President William Henry Harrison.

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.