Designs for decorations for ceramics: floral motif

 
Designs for decorations for ceramics: floral motif
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  • Title :     Designs for decorations for ceramics: floral motif
  • Artist:     T.A.C. (Theodorus Christiaan Adriaan) Colenbrander Designer Plateelbakkerij RAM (RAM Potteries) Manufacturer
  • Accession:     TD1991.152.24
  • Country:     Netherlands Arnhem
  • Date:     1921
  • Dimensions:     Inches 11-1/4 8-5/8, Centimeters 28.6 21.9
  • 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:     TD1991.152.24.JPG
  • Tags:     Art Nouveau~Nieuwe Kunst, Dutch Art Nouveau~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs~Art Deco
Description:
Graphite and watercolor design drawing depicting three abstract flowers; at center is a large iris with leaves and shrub-like forms branching off from base of stem; leaves and parts of flower have been completed in green and yellow watercolor while remaining areas are blocked off with lines and dots; at lower right is a graphite drawing of a crocus and at lower left is a bell-shaped flower completed in blue, pink/red, green and orange watercolor.