Lot 507
  • 507

Rare sgraffito glazed red earthenware plate for Johan Ketterer, attributed to Conrad Mumbouer (1761-1845) Haycock Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, dated 1829

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 USD
Sold
28,125 USD
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Description

  • SGRAFFITO PLATE FOR JOHAN KETTERER
  • Glazed red earthenware
Surface incised (translated from German): Today is the day that I do not want to rest East West mine is the best / JOHAN KETERER / 1829

Provenance

George Horace Lorimer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Bernard and S. Dean Levy, New York, 1978

Exhibited

On loan to IBM from the George Horace Lorimer Collection, c. 1942-1977

Literature

American Radiance: The Ralph Esmerian Gift to the American Folk Art Museum, p. 141, fig. 103
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