Designer / Maker
Manufactured by Ernest Chaplet (1835-1909)
Decorated by Albert Dammouse (1848-1926)
Workshop of Havilland et Compagnie
Stoneware, with applied stoneware decoration and colour
23 cm (high)
French (Paris), 1882-86
Initialled under the handle ‘A D’ for Damousse, and under base for Havilland, with initials and numbers (see right)
Made in Havilland’s atelier at 153, rue Blomet, Paris.
Several jugs and vases with comparable decoration were given in 1923 by George Havilland to the Metropolitan Museum of Art (for example, 23.31.3-5).
Condition: one applied ‘ring’ partially missing on the handle.