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Vase with design of China Ball Trees, 1908
Joseph Meyer

Maria de Hoa LeBlanc

Newcomb College Pottery

New Orleans, Louisiana
Thown yellow earthenware, H: 6.5 in, DIAM: 5.5 in
Purchase 1911  11.498
Not On View
Marks:
impressed NC cipher stained blue; incised MHLeB cipher stained blue; impressed JM cipher; square paper pottery label printed NEWCOMB POTTERY/Subject/Designs are not duplicated./NEW ORLEANS. in black, with title "China Ball Tree" in red pencil; paper price tag $5.00.

Provenance: Purchased by the Museum in 1911from dealer Oliver Olsen (The Furniture Shop) 2273 Broadway, NYC for $5.00.
Exhibition History:
"100 Masterpieces of Art Pottery, 1880-1930", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (September 23, 2009 - January 10, 2010).

"Great Pots: The Vessel as Art, 1900-2000; 20th Century Ceramics from The Newark Museum", The USB Art Gallery,New York, New York (March 9 - May 19, 2006)

"Arthur Wesley Dow and American Arts & Crafts", Stanford University Museum of Art, Stanford, California (July 13 - September 19, 1999); Terra Museum of American Art, Chicago, Illinois, (October 8, 1999- January 2, 2000); Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico (March 7-June 18, 2000); Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Fort Dodge, Indiana (July 7- October 1, 2000)

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

The Newark Museum Collection of American Art Pottery, Newark, New Jersey (1984)

Modern American Pottery, Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (1910)

Keywords: Pottery, New Orleans, Louisiana, Earthenware, Pottery, American Pottery, Ceramics, Vase