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3530T Marlborough
December 8, 2020 12:00 PM - December 17, 2020 07:00 PMCalender
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Edward T. Hurley (1869-1950) for Rookwood Pottery Sea Green Glaze Vase

$5,000$4,000
Auction: 20th Century Design - 3530T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 08, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Edward T. Hurley (1869-1950) for Rookwood Pottery Sea Green Glaze Vase, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1901, carved, hand-painted, and glazed stoneware, depicting a school of fish swimming in whitewater, marked with impressed RP flame, roman numeral "I," shape "922C," decorator initials "ETH," and glaze "G," ht. 8 1/4, dia. 4 1/2 in.

Note: Hurley was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and studied at Xavier University and the Cincinnati Art Academy (1894-1898) under Otto Beck and etcher Frank Duveneck. Hurley was a member of the Cincinnati Society of Etchers, Ohio Print Makers, the Duveneck Society, The Crafters, and other artists' societies. Like a number of other Cincinnati artists of the time, Hurley worked as a designer for Rookwood Pottery (1896-198). He received a gold medal for his work at the St. Louis World's Fair in 1904.

This example is similar in design to an example in the Smithsonian's Cooper Hewitt Museum.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Very good to excellent condition. No chips, cracks or visible signs of repair.


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Keywords

Edward T. Hurley, Otto Beck, Cincinnati