Design for decoration for ceramics: floral motif

Design for decoration for ceramics: floral motif
  • Title :     Design for decoration for ceramics: floral motif
  • Artist:     T.A.C. (Theodorus Christiaan Adriaan) Colenbrander Designer Plateelbakkerij RAM (RAM Potteries) Manufacturer
  • Accession:     TD1991.152.32 a,b
  • Country:     Netherlands Arnhem
  • Date:     1919
  • Dimensions:     Inches 19 11-3/8 Dimensions, obverse (a) Inches 11-3/8 19 Dimensions, reverse (b), Centimeters 48.3 28.9 Dimensions, obverse (a) Centimeters 28.9 48.3 Dimensions, reverse (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     Art Deco
  • Subject:     Domestic , Floral , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1991.152.32A.JPG, TD1991.152.32B.JPG
  • Tags:     Art Nouveau~Nieuwe Kunst, Dutch Art Nouveau~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs~Art Deco
Two sided graphite and watercolor on paper design drawing; obverse depicts four abstracted images of multicolored flowers with graphite notations near each flower; reverse side depicts a semi-circle outlined in graphite which is filled in at the center with a floral design of curvilinear forms completed in blue and orange watercolor; an elongated, rectangular form outlined in graphite and completed in orange watercolor is featured at the lower half of the drawing; notations in graphite at left. a: obverse, b: reverse