Roman Anemones Vase

Title

Roman Anemones Vase

Subject

Art
Botanical Illustration
Celia Thaxter

Description

Roman Anemones Vase. Porcelain. Vase in shape of pitcher; turned handle; painted on two sides in purple, green, sienna. Signed on bottom. Inscrription reads: Roman Anemones, Celia Thaxter, 1881.

Donated by Thomas and Joan Read in 2002. Vase was given to Thomas Read's great grandmother Elizabeth Coolidge Howe Folsom, and was passed down through his family, E.C.H. Folsom spent time at the Shoals and knew Celia Thaxter.

Creator

Celia Thaxter, 1835-1894

Date

1881

Format

15.9 cm

Language

English

Type

Painted Pottery

Identifier

O-350

Files

O-350-Roman-Anemones-1881-1.jpg
O-350-Roman-Anemones-2.jpg
O-350-Roman-Anemones-3.jpg
O-350-Roman-Anemones-4.jpg

Citation

Celia Thaxter, 1835-1894, “Roman Anemones Vase,” Vaughn Cottage, accessed November 23, 2017, http://vaughncottage.omeka.net/items/show/21.