Dec 4, 2007
Dec 4, 2007
Dec 4, 2007

Vase Decorated with Sunflowers

Vase Decorated with Sunflowers


decorated by

John D. Wareham

(American, 1871-1954)

made at

Rookwood Pottery Company

(American, established 1880)


Overall: 27 x 19.3 cm (10 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.)

James Parmelee Fund 1984.10


Floral and animal motifs are common decoration found on vessels designed by John D. Wareham for the Cincinnati-based Rookwood Pottery Company. Here, bright yellow sunflowers around the mouth of the vase are enhanced by stark black.

See also
Decorative Arts
Type of artwork: 
Credit line: 
James Parmelee Fund

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