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Teapot with lid

Object Number: 
ca. 1825
Overall: 6 1/4 x 10 x 6 in. ( 15.9 x 25.4 x 15.2 cm )
Molded ("Gaudy Dutch") pearlware with bulbous form, undulating rim, and scrolling spout and handle in low relief hand-painted in "King's Rose" pattern in red, yellow, and green overglaze with wide pink band with incised lozenge diaper around neck.
Gallery Label: 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group