Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Ewer

Manufacturer:
Manufactured by Knowles, Taylor, and Knowles (1870–1929)
Date:
1893–98
Geography:
Made in East Liverpool, Ohio, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm); Diam. 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Dietrich Foundation Inc. Gift and Friends of the American Wing Fund, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.98
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 706
The decorator squeezed wet clay through an instrument similar to a cake decorator’s bag and funnel in order to create delicate floral designs and openwork beading on this Lotus-ware ewer.
Marking: stamped in green on underside: K. T. K. Co. [insignia with star and moon inside a circle, LOTUS WARE written outside, and three crowns placed on top of the circle]
Fred Heintz, New York, until 1985
Related Objects

Ewer

Artist: Knowles, Taylor, and Knowles (1870–1929) Date: 1891–97 Medium: Porcelain Accession: 1996.159 On view in:Gallery 706

Pitcher

Artist: Knowles, Taylor, and Knowles (1870–1929) Date: 1891–97 Medium: Porcelain Accession: 1986.443.4 On view in:Gallery 706

Whimsy Pitcher

Artist: Knowles, Taylor, and Knowles (1870–1929) Date: after 1893 Medium: Porcelain Accession: 68.186.1 On view in:Gallery 774

Pitcher

Artist: Knowles, Taylor, and Knowles (1870–1929) Date: 1890–1910 Medium: Porcelain Accession: 1991.370.9 On view in:Gallery 774

Cream Pitcher

Artist: Knowles, Taylor, and Knowles (1870–1929) Date: 1891–ca. 1898 Medium: Porcelain Accession: 1986.443.7 On view in:Gallery 774