Container with lid

 
Container with lid
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  • Title :     Container with lid
  • Artist:     Galileo Chini Designer L'Arte Della Ceramica Maker
  • Accession:     84.7.66 a,b
  • Country:     Italy Florence
  • Date:     1902 1904
  • Dimensions:     Inches 2-1/2 6-1/2 diameter Dimensions, overall Inches 5/8 5-5/8 diameter Dimensions, lid (a) Inches 2-3/8 6-1/2 diameter Dimensions, container (b), Centimeters 6.4 16.5 diameter Dimensions, overall Centimeters 1.6 14.3 diameter Dimensions, lid (a) Centimeters 6.0 16.5 diameter Dimensions, container (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Art Nouveau
  • Subject:     Figurative , Floral , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.7.66 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     Art Nouveau~Stile Florale, Italian Art Nouveau~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Hand-painted, polychromed glazed container and lid; on lid are depicted two women's heads with flowing hair intertwined with flowers on a white semi-gloss ground; on body are three handles in the form of women's heads protruding from the sides intertwined with flowers and leaves. a: lid; b: container