Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bottle

Date:
1800–1900
Geography:
Made in Mexico
Culture:
Mexican
Medium:
Tin-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert W. de Forest, 1911
Accession Number:
17.108.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Another type of polychrome ware entered production during the early decades of the nineteenth century. It deployed a diverse panoply of restrained classicizing ornament and a distinctive tone of mauve against a cream ground.
Albert Pepper, Mexico City; Mrs. Robert W. de Forest, New York, until 1911
Related Objects

Basin

Date: ca. 1650 Medium: Tin-glazed earthenware Accession: 12.3.1 On view in:Gallery 749

Bottle

Date: ca. 1800 Medium: Tin-glazed earthenware Accession: 11.87.30 On view in:Gallery 774

Bottle

Date: 1800–1900 Medium: Tin-glazed earthenware Accession: 17.108.12 On view in:Gallery 774

Jar

Date: 1900–1912 Medium: Tin-glazed earthenware Accession: 12.3.2 On view in:Gallery 774

Jug

Date: ca. 1820 Medium: Tin-glazed earthenware Accession: 11.87.74 On view in:Gallery 774