Woodbine Pitcher

Title

Woodbine Pitcher

Subject

Art
Botanical Illustration
Celia Thaxter

Description

Pitcher with handle in oinochoe shape. Woodbine design hand painted by Celia Thaxter. Inscription reads: The wild vine crimsons oer the rough gray stone. The stars of winter rise, the cold winds moan. Fast wanes the golden year.

Signed (twice): Celia Thaxter 1881.

Donated by First Church of Boston by Edith Tilden.

Made by Rouse and Turner, Jersey City, NJ.

Ivory whiteware.

Creator

Celia Thaxter, 1835-1894

Date

1881

Format

29 cm x 14 cm x 12.5 cm

Language

English

Type

Painted Pottery

Identifier

O-42

Files

O-42-blueberry-1.jpg
O-42-blueberry-2.jpg
O-42-blueberry-3.jpg
O-42-blueberry-4.jpg
O-42-blueberry-5.jpg

Citation

Celia Thaxter, 1835-1894, “Woodbine Pitcher,” Vaughn Cottage, accessed September 19, 2017, http://vaughncottage.omeka.net/items/show/28.