Designer / Maker
Manufactured by Ernest Chaplet (1835-1909)
Decorated by Albert Dammouse (1848-1926)
Workshop of Haviland 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 Haviland, with initials and numbers (see right)
Made in Haviland’s atelier at 153, rue Blomet, Paris.
Several jugs and vases with comparable decoration were given in 1923 by George Haviland to the Metropolitan Museum of Art (for example, 23.31.3-5).
Condition: one applied ‘ring’ partially missing on the handle.