marked on bottom: "STERLING/HANDBEATEN /AT/KALO SHOPS/PARK RIDGE/ILLS./6863"; stamped on bottom: Initials "PO" entwined in applied monogram at side
17.8 × 10.2 × 16.5 cm (7 1/8 × 4 3/8 × 6 1/2 in.); 548.7 g
Gift of Mrs. Eugene A. Davidson
Extended information about this artwork
David Hanks, “Two Recent Acquisitions of American Silver,” Bulletin of The Art Institute of Chicago 67, 4 (July/Aug. 1973), 14–15 (ill.).
Anneliese Krekel–Aalberse, Art Nouveau and Art Deco Silver (New York: Abrams, 1989), 112, no. 98.
Judith A. Barter, “The Prairie School and Decorative Arts at the Art Institute of Chicago” Art Institute of Chicago Museum Studies 21, 2 (1995), 112–133, cat. 25 (ill.)
Thomas K. Maher, The Jarvie Shop: The Candlesticks and Metalwork of Robert R. Jarvie (New York: Turn of the Century Editions, 1997) ill. pl. 17.
Judith A. Barter et al., American Arts at The Art Institute of Chicago: From Colonial Times to World War I (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998), 311–312, no. 161.
Judith A. Barter, Elizabeth McGoey, et al., American Silver in the Art Institute of Chicago (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016), cat. 76 (ill.).
Chicago Historical Society, Chicago Metalsmiths, May 21–Oct 23, 1977, cat. 48.
New York City, Whitney Museum of American Art, High Styles: Twentieth–Century American Design, Sep 19, 1985–Feb 16, 1986, p. 39, fig. 1.38.
Art Institute of Chicago, Apostles of Beauty: Arts and Crafts from Britain to Chicago, Nov 7, 2009–Jan 31, 2010, cat. 68.
Given to Sophia Preston Owsley (1890-1969), Lisle, Illinois, on her marriage to Sterling Joy Morton (1885-1961), Lisle, Illinois, 1910; by descent to Mrs. Eugene A. Davidson; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1973.