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December 2012

Rookwood
Dec. 2, 2012 — 10 AM - 4 PM

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Lot No. 1016

Manufacturer: Rookwood

Artist: William P. McDonald


Description: Standard Glaze pillow vase decorated in 1897 by William P. McDonald with a sensitive portrait of a gentleman, purportedly that of Judson Harmon, who served as Governor of Ohio from 1909 until 1913. He served as Attorney General under Grover Cleveland, the time this portrait was done. Impressed with the Rookwood logo, which indicates the date, and shape 707 X and incised with Mr. McDonald’s monogram. There is very fine crazing and some scratches, the longest of which are on the rear of the vase. Height is 11 5/8 inches.

Estimate: $1,500.00 - $2,000.00