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Rare Annie E. Aldrich and Sarah Tutt Marblehead Pottery Vase

Auction:
3192B
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$303,000$250,000

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3192B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Rare Annie E. Aldrich and Sarah Tutt Marblehead Pottery Vase, Marblehead, Massachusetts, c. 1909, landscape vase in the style of Arthur Wesley Dow depicting haystacks in a marsh, designed by Annie E. Aldrich and decorated by Sarah Tutt; made by John Swallow, marked with an "M" and partial "P" flanking a sailing ship and the letters "A" and "T" beneath the Marblehead mark, ht. 8 1/2, dia. of mouth 4 3/4 in.

Note: One of four known examples, the others are in the collections of a private collection, the Art Institute of Chicago and the Two Red Roses Foundation.
Estimate $10,000-20,000

Some roughness on the rim and some peppering.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Arthur Wesley Dow, Annie E. Aldrich, Sarah Tutt, John Swallow, Aldrich, Marblehead

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