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Compote

1998.716 (RS22877)

Description

Hand decorated compote; butterfly and flower pattern w/ gold banding around edges; white w/ green leaves and stems and red, yellow and orange flowers painted on; 3 butterflies near flowers.

Details

Maker
Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Painter)
Haviland & Co. (Maker)
Date
1879-1885
Inscriptions
Painted on bottom: ""J. Tucker 1885"" Stamped on bottom: ""H & Co./ L"" This mark was used from 1879+.
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA; Limoges, France
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
COMPOTE
compotes
Craft
crafts (art genres)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
hand-painted
Painted
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Porcelain
Vine
vines
Dimensions
5.125 (H), 9.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.716
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22006

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