Marked on bottom of kettle and stand: "SPAULDING & CO./CHICAGO/Martele/Gorham marks/950-1000 FINE". Inscribed on bottom of kettle; "CHARLES HENRY ALDRICH/HELEN URANIA ROBERTS/1875 OCT OBER THIRTEENTH 1900.
H.: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.)
Gift of Mrs. Thaddeus Dwight Hare, in memory of her parents Mr. Charles Henry Aldrich and Helen Urania Roberts
Extended information about this artwork
Two Recent Acquisitions of Silver,” Bulletin of the Art Institute of Chicago, July–August 1973 (v. 67, no. 4), 12, 14–16 (ill.).
Charles H. Carpenter, Jr., Gorham’s Martele Silver, The Magazine Antiques, December, 1982, v. CXXII, no. 6, 1262–3 (ill.).
Charles H. Carpenter, Jr., Gorham Silver: 1831–1981, New York: Dodd and Mead, 1982, 243 (ill.).
Krekel–Aalberse, Annelies, Art Nouveau and Art Deco SIlver, New York: Abrams, 1989, no. 90, 100–1, 109.
Coral Gables, Florida, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Dec 1975 – Jan 1976.
Glencoe, IL, Chicago Botanic Garden, 1890…No Little Dreams, Jun 21–Oct 28, 1981, no catalogue.
Gift from Charles Henry Aldrich to Helen Urania Roberts Aldrich on the occasion of their 25th Anniversary, 1900; to their daughter, Mrs. Thaddeus Dwight Hare; gift to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1973.
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