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Vase

Artist: K. Scholz (Austrian)

Medium: porcelain
Dimensions:
16 x 7 inches (40.6 x 17.8 cm)
Classification: Household Accessories
Inscribed: 964 / 55 (on base)
Signed: K. Scholz (lower right in scene)
Markings: Beehive mark (on base)
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1980
Object number: 41.29.1
Accession Number: 1980.27.1
1979 York Appraisal: 84
DescriptionLong neck amphora shaped; dark blue ground with gold designs; white interior; hand-painted scene with three standing female figures and one seated male figure by stone well; under scene in gold letters: RAST AM BRUNNEN (resting on the fountain in German).
Provenance: W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936][1]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; gifted December 11, 1980 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House | 1. Visible in the historic photographs of the Stark House
In Collection(s)
Terms
  • Women
  • Men
  • Well