Platter: Little Falls at Luzerne

Object Number: 
1961.251
Date: 
1819-1836
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 17 7/8 x 14 5/8 in. ( 3.8 x 45.4 x 37.1 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in blue on back of rim image of rock, trees, and ship: "Picturesque Views/ Little Falls at Luzerne/ Hudson River" typed: affixed to back: paper label, "211"/Little Falls at Luzerne Hudson River/Clews"
Description: 
Glazed pearlware rectangular platter with scalloped and dot molded edge and light blue transfer printed waterfall, buildings, trees, and two figures, and border of flowers, birds, scrolls, and brackets on rim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group