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1931.564 (RS210435)

Description

Porcelain plate with hand-painted seascape of a ship at sunset. Wide black border.

Details

Label
In exhibit "One Woman's Work: The Visual Art of Celia Thaxter" at the Portsmouth Athenaeum June 29- September 29, 2001, at SPNEA's One Bowdoin Square Gallery October 2001- April 2002, and at Museum of New Hampshire History May- September 2002.
Maker
Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894 (Painter)
Date
1878
Inscriptions
"Celia Thaxter/ 1878" (Painted in black)
Location of origin
Isles of Shoals, ME, USA
Material
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Places
Appledore Island (York county, Maine) [island]
Descriptive terms
hand-painted
Knickknack
Plate, Decorative
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 6 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.564
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George S. Hobbs
GUSN
33777

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