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Pitcher, ca. 1876
Union Porcelain Works

T. C. Smith and Son

Karl Muller

Greenpoint (Brooklyn), New York
Molded porcelain with enamel decoration, H: 10 in, W: 10.75 in
Purchase 1968  68.109
Not On View
Marks:
impressed mark U.P.W. in the barrel-end on the "Gambrinus" side of the piece, painted mark on bottom UNION / PORCELAIN / WORKS / GREENPOINT / N.Y.

Provenance: Purchased by the Museum 1968 from Grover Antiques Inc, Cleveland, OH, for $825.
Exhibition History:
"100 Masterpieces of Art Pottery, 1880-1930", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (September 23, 2009 - January 10, 2010).

"The Forgotten Hand: China Painters in America," Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (February 7 - July 30, 2000)

Marks of American Potters, State Museum of Trenton, NJ, 1970. The Newark Museum Collection of American Art Pottery, 1984.

Keywords: Porcelain, Enamel, Pitcher, American, Brooklyn, New York, American Pottery, Pottery, Ceramics