Teapot without lid, ca. 1900

  • George E. Ohr, American, 1857-1918
  • Biloxi Art Pottery, American, 1878 - 1909

Earthenware

  • Framed: Overall: 3 3/4 × 7 × 4 1/2 inches (9.5 × 17.8 × 11.4 cm)

Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts

1999.106

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Yellow
  • Green (color)
  • Clay
  • Ceramic
  • Earthenware
  • Teapot
  • Teapot
  • Biloxi

Provenance

March 1899. Purchased by Armand H. Griffith from George Ohr (the Biloxi Pottery) in Biloxi, Mississippi April 1899. Loaned by Armand H. Griffith to the Detroit Museum of Art 1989. Found in the collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

"American Decorative Arts Acquisitions 1985-2005." Bulletin of the DIA 81,1-2 (2007): p. 50.

Rights Status

George E. Ohr; Biloxi Art Pottery, Teapot without lid, ca. 1900, earthenware. Detroit Institute of Arts, Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts, 1999.106.