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MONUMENTAL HEART-SHAPED VASE

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MONUMENTAL HEART-SHAPED VASE

Made by: Zsolnay

Currently in storage


About this object

This monumental, heart-shaped vase is decorated on front and back with Asian-influenced images of pheasants alighting on flowering bushes against a creamy white background. It stands on two rectangular splayed feet edged in blue and has a large opening at the top to accommodate flowers.

Category:
ceramics, other
Object name:
MONUMENTAL HEART-SHAPED VASE
Made from:
Porcelain faience
Made in:
HUNGARY: Pécs
Date made:
1875-1897
Size:
43.5 x 41 x 12.7 cm (17 1/8 x 16 1/8 x 5 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
27.38
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
inscription C32 On underside of one foot. Possibly a General Foods or CW Post inventory mark?
Credit line:
Gift of General Foods, 1978