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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