A Rookwood Vellum glaze "Colorado" pottery wall plaque

Plaque marked for Rookwood; Further marked: XII / V [vellum glaze]; titled and attributed to F. [Frederick] Rothenbusch on gallery label verso
Design attributed to Frederick Rothenbusch (active 1896-1931), the "Colorado" plaque in semi-translucent matte glaze with slip painted forest landscape with a waterfall and mountains, Vellum glaze line
Plaque: 10.5" H x 8.25" W

  • Condition: Overall good condition with scattered minor scuffs, and inherent firing flaws commensurate with age. Issues include, but are not limited to: scattered pinholing/imperfections to the glaze. Glaze with inherent crazing, normal for the glaze. Verso of plaque variously inscribed in pencil. No evidence of restorations or repairs under blacklight.

    Frame: 14.125" H x 12" W x 1.5" D

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November 16, 2021 10:00 AM PST
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