Monumental Weller Louwelsa Floor Vase
Decorated by Eugene Roberts, United States, late 19th century
Flared rim on long neck joined to shaped body decorated with grapes and leaves in autumnal colors on brown ground, signed Roberts on the side, base unmarked, damage, with visible repairs and glaze chips, ht. 50 in.
Note: Standing over 4 feet tall, this vase could have been created as an exhibition piece. The decoration is documented as Weller and it is known Roberts worked for Weller.