About This Artwork

John Bennett
American, 1840-1907

Plaque, 1879

Earthenware
46.7 cm (18 3/8 in.)
Marked: "J. Bennett/412 East 24 / N.Y./1879"

Through prior acquisitions of the George F. Harding Collection, an anonymous donor, Bessie Bennett, Mrs. William Blood, Emily Crane Chadbourne, Milton Straus, Elizabeth R. Vaughan, Behrend/Sanford Auction and Thorne Rooms Exhibition funds, 1998.317

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

"Objects of Desire: Victorian Art at the Art Institute of Chicago," Museum Studies 31, 1 (Art Institute of Chicago 2005) no. 14 (ill.).

Ownership History

Anthony Stuempfig, Philadelphia, by 1998; The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998.




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