Drawbridge in Downtown Chicago, from Our America series

 
Drawbridge in Downtown Chicago, from Our America series
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  • Title :     Drawbridge in Downtown Chicago, from Our America series
  • Artist:     Rockwell Kent Designer Vernon Kilns Maker
  • Accession:     85.7.48
  • Country:     United States Vernon California
  • Date:     circa 1940 1941
  • Dimensions:     Inches 1 9-1/2 diameter, Centimeters 2.5 24.1 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Cityscape , Skyscraper , Bridges , Nationalism , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.7.48.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall white gloss glazed plate from "Our America" series with blue decal decorations depicting a drawbridge in downtown Chicago; open drawbridge with boat sailing underneath it; in the background is a view of the city with the sun behind it.