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Vase, ca. 1912

  • Adelaide Alsop Robineau, American, 1865-1929

Porcelain

  • Overall: 2 inches (5.1 cm)

Gift of George G. Booth

20.36

Department

American Art before 1950

Inscribed, bottom of vase: [cypher]

George G. Booth

1919-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Robineau Adelaide A. "American Pottery Artistic Porcelain-Making." The Art World 3, 2 (November 1917): p. 154. [Robineau's early attempts at flame glazes were mostly unsuccessful, yielding only a few choice examples, among them "a very small oxblood vase with compares favorably with the best Chinese blood."] Bulletin of the DIA 1, 2 (1919): p. 37. Weiss, Peg. Adelaide Alsop Robineau: Glory in Porcelain. Syracuse, 1981, p. 170, no. 184 (ill.).

Adelaide Alsop Robineau, Vase, ca. 1912, porcelain. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of George G. Booth, 20.36.