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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Poole (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Paveley, Ruth, born 1903 - died 1979 (painter)
    Carter, Truda, born 1890 - died 1958 (designer)
    Carter, Stabler & Adams Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware and painted

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.326-1976

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics, case 19, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase of stoneware, of ovoid shape, with the upper part shouldered from the rim, and decorated on the unglazed buff coloured body with painted patterns in brown and rust of wavy and zig-zag lines and stylised flowers.

Place of Origin

Poole (made)

Date

ca.1930 (made)

Artist/maker

Paveley, Ruth, born 1903 - died 1979 (painter)
Carter, Truda, born 1890 - died 1958 (designer)
Carter, Stabler & Adams Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware and painted

Marks and inscriptions

'CARTER / STABLER / ADAMS Ltd / POOLE / England'
Impressed within a rectangle

'1 / 4' [Incised]
Shape number ?

'/AB'
Painted pattern code

Paintress's insignia [Ruth Paveley]
Painted

Dimensions

Height: 35 cm, Diameter: 21.5 cm

Object history note

The decoration on this vase recalls
African textiles. Its designer, Truda Carter,
had lived in South Africa before 1921.

Descriptive line

Vase of stoneware, designed by Truda Carter, painted by Ruth Pavely, made by Carter, Stabler & Adams Ltd., Poole, ca.1930

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Hawkins, Jennifer. The Poole Potteries. London: Barrie & Jenkins Limited, 1980. 89 p.

Labels and date

Vase
England, Poole, about 1930
Designed by Truda Carter,
painted by Ruth Pavely
Made by Carter, Stabler & Adams
Stoneware, painted in brown
The decoration on this vase recalls
African textiles. Its designer, Truda Carter,
had lived in South Africa before 1921.
Museum no. Circ.326-1976 []

Materials

Stoneware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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