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SECESSIONIST WARE GRAND VASE, 1902
LEON V. SOLON (British, 1872-1957)
glazed earthenware with slip-trailed decoration
Purchased with funds provided by the Travis Endowment
2001.026

HOT WATER JUG AND COVER, ca. 1730-35
Meissen Factory (German, ca.1730-35)
hard paste porcelain
Museum Purchase in honor of Stephen B. Spiro’s 25th anniversary as curator
2001.056 A&B

THE ASHBAUGH MADONNA,
Ivan Mestrovic (American, born Croatia, 1883 - 1962)
wood
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Ashbaugh, Jr.
1973.074

DOUBLE-HANDLED CHALICE WITH FRETTED FOOT, c. 1902
Charles Robert Ashbee (English, 1863 - 1942)
silver
Purchased with funds provided by the Whirlpool Corporation
1985.065.001

FISH KNIFE, designed 1904
Peter Behrens (German, 1868 - 1940)
silver
Director's Discretionary Fund, 1985
1985.023.A

FISH FORK, designed 1904
Peter Behrens (German, 1868 - 1940)
silver
Director's Discretionary Fund, 1985
1985.023.B

ELECTRIC KETTLE, c. 1912
Peter Behrens (German, 1868 - 1940)
white metal with cane handle
William L. Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts in memory of his wife, Erma
1985.026

TANKARD, c. 1906
Peter Behrens (German, 1868 - 1940)
stoneware with blue and grey glazes and pewter mountings
Acquired by the Friends of the Snite Museum in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Baer
1989.039.001

PLATE; CUBIST DESIGN WITH HAMMER AND SICKLE,
Sergei Vasiliavich Chekhonin (Russian, )
glazed porcelain
Purchased with funds provided by the Walter R. Beardsley Endowment for 20th Ce
1992.068

PORTRAIT OF J. P. DE LA FRENAYE, MAYOR OF PARIS, 1789, 1789
Joseph Chinard (French, 1756 - 1813)
circular plaster relief
Purchased with funds provided by the Butkin Foundation
1989.009

ROOKWOOD VASE WITH BASE, 1916
Arthur F. Conant (American, Late 19th - early 20th century)
ceramic
Gift of Mrs. Frank E. Hering
1951.025

THREE-LEGGED SOUP TUREEN, c. 1880
Christopher Dresser (English, born in Scotland, 1834 - 1904)
electroplated silver with ebony handles
Gift of Helen H. Schoen in memory of her husband, Stanley Schoen
1984.023

COVERED SUGAR BOWL AND CREAMER, ca 1899-1900
Maurice Dufrene (French, 1876 - 1955)
white porcelain, glased and painted
Purchased with funds provided by the Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1990.005.A

COVERED SUGAR BOWL AND CREAMER,
Maurice Dufrene (French, 1876 - 1955)

Purchased with funds provided by the Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1990.005.B

END TABLE,
Charles Eames (American, 1907 - 1978)
wood, metal and formica
Gift of Mr. Barry Friedman
1986.029.011

VASE, c. 1930
Marguerite Friedlaender-Widenhain (French, 1896 -)
white porcelain
The Travis Endowment
1987.022.003

METAL WORK DESIGN USED FOR ARCHITECTURAL ORNAMENTATION, c. 1900
Hector Guimard (French, 1867 - 1942)
cast iron
Purchased with funds provided by Miss May Walter and an anonymous benefactor
1986.045

FLOWER BASKET, c. 1905
Josef Hoffman (Austrian, 1870 - 1956)
silverplated with original glass liner
Purchased with funds provided by the Whirlpool Corporation
1985.065.002

CERAMIC CUP,
Josef Hoffman (Austrian, 1870 - 1956)
porcelain
The Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1985.076.A

SAUCER,
Josef Hoffman (Austrian, 1870 - 1956)
porcelain
The Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1985.076.B

PLATE,
Josef Hoffman (Austrian, 1870 - 1956)
porcelain
The Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1985.076.C

COUPE WITH FLUTED HANDLES, c. 1920
Josef Hoffman (Austrian, 1870 - 1956)
brass
Gift of the Reverend Edmund Joyce, C.S.C.
1989.034

VASE, ca. 1900
Josef Hoffman (Austrian, 1870 - 1956)
green, iridescent glass
Purchase Fund:Walter R. Beardsley Endowment for 20th Century Art
1991.004

VASE, 1905
Archibald Knox (English, 1864 - 1933)
silver
Funds from the Friends of the Snite, M/M Frederick Beckmann, Mr James Watson
1985.070

CUP , c. 1923
Nikolai Fyodorovich Lapshin (Russian, 1888 - 1942)
painted and glazed porcelain
Museum purchase by exchange,Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Schatz
1990.014.A

VASE, c. 1925
Emile Lenoble (French, 1876 - 1940)
glazed stoneware executed by chaplet in choisi-le-roi
Acquired by the Friends of the Snite Museum in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Baer
AA1989.039.002

HANDLED JARDINIERE (EXECUTED BY J. P. KAYSER-SOHN), 1903
Hugo Leven (German, 1874 - 1956)
pewter
Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1988.019

CUP, c. 1920 - 1925, early Weimar period
Otto Lindig (German, )
glazed ceramic, produced at dornberg
Purchased with funds provided by Mr. John L. Cotton
1987.021.A

SAUCER, c. 1920 - 1925, early Weimar period
Otto Lindig (German, )
glazed ceramic, produced at dornberg
Purchased with funds provided by Mr. John L. Cotton
1987.021.B

COFFEE POT,
Otto Lindig (German, )
glazed bisqueware
Gift of Beatreice Riese
1991.079.001

PLATE, 1923
Lasar Lissitsky (Russian, 1890 -)
earthenware
William and Erma Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
1991.040

TUREEN AND COVER, c.1750
Meissen Factory (German, ca.1730-35)
hard-paste porcelain
Purchased with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. Terrence J. Dillon
1991.006.A

BEGGAR WOMAN WITH TWO CHILDREN, c. 1741
Meissen Factory (German, ca.1730-35)
hard paste porcelain
1992 Friends of the Snite Museum of Art Annual Purchase
1992.054

DANCING COLUMBINE, c. 1748
Meissen Factory (German, ca.1730-35)
hard paste porcelain
Purchased with fund provided by Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Witchger
1992.055

TUREEN, c. 1910
Albin Muller (German, 1871 - 1941)
glazed ceramic
William L. and Erma M. Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
1984.010.A

TUREEN, c. 1910
Albin Muller (German, 1871 - 1941)
glazed ceramic
William L. and Erma M. Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
1984.010.B

PITCHER: NORMANDIE, Designed 1935
Peter Mńller-Munk (German, 1907 - 1967)
chromium-plated brass
Purchased with funds provided by The William L. and Erma M. Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1994.022

SWAGGED-LEG ARMCHAIR, 1956
George Nelson (American, 1908 -)
fiberglass and tubular steel (dark grey plastic shell with chromium plated tubular steel)
Gift of Mr. Barry Friedman
1986.029.002

CANDLESTICK, c. 1900
Joseph Maria Olbrich (Austrian, 1867 - 1908)
pewter (constructed)
1985 Gift of the Friends of the Snite Museum of Art
1985.064.001

A FISH KNIFE AND FORK, c. 1900
Joseph Maria Olbrich (Austrian, 1867 - 1908)
silver
1985 Gift of the Friends of the Snite Museum of Art
1985.064.002

PLATE,
August Welby Pugin (, )

On loan from Ivan and James Thunder
L1994.058.001.A

SPOON,
August Welby Pugin (, )

On loan from Ivan and James Thunder
L1994.058.002.A

ZIG-ZAG CHAIR,
Gerrit Rietveld (Dutch, 1888 - 1964)
elmwood with brass fittings, executed by gerard van de groenekan
Museum purchase by exchange, Mrs. Maude C. Clarke
1988.046

COVERED BOWL, 1900
J.W. van Rossum (Dutch, )
porcelain
William and Erma Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
1992.031

BOWL, c. 1725
Saint-Cloud (French, )
soft paste porcelain decorated in underglaze blue
The Travis Endowment
1987.022.001

FALCON BASE TRIPOD WITH GLASS BOWL, c. 1930
Edouard Marcel Sandoz (Swiss, 1881 - 1971)
bronze, glass
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James W. Alsdorf
1984.034.011

SERVING TRAY, c. 1775 - 1779
Sévres Factory (French, 18th Century)
soft paste porcelain
Funds provided by the Friends of the Snite Museum in honor of M/M R. Raclin
1990.037

CUP AND SAUCER, c. 1770
Sévres Factory (French, 18th Century)
soft paste porcelain
Funds provided by the Friends of the Snite Museum in honor of M/M R. Raclin
1990.038

COFFEE CAN AND SAUCER, 1770
Sévres Factory (French, 18th Century)
soft paste porcelain
Purchase fund:The Director's Discretionary and the William L. and Erma R. Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1991.003.A

COFFEE CAN AND SAUCER, 1770
Sévres Factory (French, 18th Century)
soft paste porcelain
Purchase fund:The Director's Discretionary and the William L. and Erma R. Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1991.003.B

CUP, c. 1902 - 1904
Juta Sika (Austrian, 1877 - 1964)
glazed porcelain
William and Erma Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
1991.042.A

SAUCER, c. 1902 - 1904
Juta Sika (Austrian, 1877 - 1964)
glazed porcelain
William and Erma Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
1991.042.B

BULB POT, c. 1810
Staffordshire (English, )
tin glazed earthenware
None available
1994.004

CLUTHRA VASE, c. 1920
Steuben Factory (American, 20th Century)
glass
Bequest of Reverend George N. Ross
1990.039

HIGH-BACK SPINDLE ARMCHAIR, ca. 1905
Gustav Stickley (American, 1858 - 1942)
oak with leather seat
Museum purchase by exchange, The Rev. George N. Ross Bequest
1993.068.002

PRESENTATION CUP (GEORGE III), 1809
Paul Storr (English, 1771 - 1844)
silver
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Noah L. Butkin
1978.067.002.A

STAIRWAY BALUSTER, c. 1899
Louis Sullivan (American, 1856-1924)
cast iron
Purchased with funds provided by the Humana Endowment for American Art
1992.066

FAVRILE VASE, 1890s
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848 -1933)
glass
Gift of Mrs. Frank E. Hering
1957.007.031

CANDLESTICK, Late 1890s
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848 -1933)
glass and bronze
Gift of Mrs. Frank E. Hering
1957.007.032

COMPOTE, Late 18th, early 20th century
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848 -1933)
favrille glass
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George F. Carroll
1981.081.001

TABLE LAMP, c. 1900
Studio of Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, c. 1900)
glass, lead and bronze
Gift of Mrs. Frank E. Hering
1957.007.033

ARTS NOUVEAU SILVER BOWL, c. 1900
Unger Brothers (American, Newark, New Jersey, 20th century)
silver
Gift of Mr. L. A. Parks
1984.009

DINNER PLATE, c. 1903 - 1904
Henry van de Velde (Belgian, 1863 - 1957)
porcelain, meissen porzellan manufactor
Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1989.017.001

CUP, 1930 - 1934
Wilhelm Wagenfeld (German, 1900 -)
glass
William and Erma Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1991.041.A

SAUCER, 1930-1934
Wilhelm Wagenfeld (German, 1900 -)
glass
William and Erma Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1991.041.B

PITCHER, 1930-1934
Wilhelm Wagenfeld (German, 1900 -)
glass
William and Erma Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1991.041.C

FLOWER HOLDER OR BOUGH POT, c. 1780 - 1785
Wedgwood (factory) (England, 1750-2000)
glazed porcelain
1990 University of Notre Dame Purchase Fund
1990.017

CHALICE, 1930
Marcel Wolfers (Belgian, 1886 - ?)
silver and burled walnut executed by the firm of marcel wolfers
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Decio in memory of Kathlyn K. Blackburn
1989.028

PAIR OF CABINET STAINED GLASS WINDOWS,
Frank Lloyd Wright (American, 1867 - 1959)

Purchased with funds provided by the Beardsley Endowment
1991.077.B

HIGH-BACK SPINDLE DINING CHAIR DESIGNED FOR THE WILLIAM E. MARTIN HOUSE, OAK PARK, IL, ca. 1903
Frank Lloyd Wright (American, 1867 - 1959)
oak with fabric seat
Museum purchase by exchange, The George N. Ross Bequest
1993.068.001

“PELICAN” VASE, ca. 1925
Charles Catteau (French, 1880-1966)
glazed earthenware in royal blue, sky blue, and yellow against a craquelure white ground
Purchase funds provided by the William L. and Erma M. Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
2003.021.001

"BOTTICELLI"DEMI-TASSE CUP AND SAUCER (VEREINTE KINSTGEWERBLER DARMSTADT), ca. 1903
Darmstadt Art Colony (, )
porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion
1996.053.A

A NYMPH WITH A BAND OF CUPIDS, ca. 1900
TAXILE-MAXIMILIEN DOAT (French, 1851-1939)
pate-sur-pate
On extended loan from Mrs. Noah L. Butkin
L2002.023.001

PHASES OF THE MOON, ca. 1900
TAXILE-MAXIMILIEN DOAT (French, 1851-1939)
pate-sur-pate
On extended loan from Mrs. Noah L. Butkin
L2002.023.002

LONG STEMMED GLASS, 1880-1920
European (European, 1880-1920)
glass
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Rodney Mannion
2002.016

FLORAL MOTIF GLASS VASE, ca. 1915-20
Glasfachschule Haida & Johann Oertel & Co. (Czechoslovakian, 20th century)
clear and frosted glass cased with golden-amber glass, handpainted with floral motifs in blue, black and green enamels
Purchased with funds provided by the William L. and Erma M. Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts and Mr. Joseph Skelton, Class of 1971
2001.027

COVERED SERVER, ca. 1930
Margarete Heymann-Marks (German, b. 1899)
stoneware with handpainted modernist design
Purchase funds provided by the William L. and Erma M. Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
2003.021.002

SECESSIONIST CHARGER WITH PEACOCK AND TIGERS, ca. 1911
Karl Klaus (Austrian, 1889- death date unknown)
fayence with handpainted polychrome enamels, silver and gold gilt
Purchased with funds provided by the Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
2000.035

DEMI-TASSE CUP AND SAUCER, c.1907
Otto Prutscher (Austrian, 1880 - 1949)
brilliant, clear, glass with geometric wheel-cut overlay in deep blue glass
Purchased with funds provided by the William L. and Erma R. Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
1998.050.A

DEMI-TASSE CUP AND SAUCER, c.1907
Otto Prutscher (Austrian, 1880 - 1949)
brilliant, clear, glass with geometric wheel-cut overlay in deep blue glass
Purchased with funds provided by the William L. and Erma R. Travis Endowment for the Decorative Arts
1998.050.B

SEVRES VASE ‘A OREILLES’, ca. 1757-59
Sevres Factory (, French, 18th Century)
soft paste porcelain
Purchased with funds provided by the Marten Family
2002.030

EGYPTIAN CHAIN VASE, c. 1896
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848 -1933)
tomato red favrile glass with golden-orange iridescent egyptian chain motif
Purchased with funds provided by the Snite Museum of Art Advisory Council in honor of Dean and Carol Porter
1999.032

SIDE PLATE FOR THE CANTON SERVICE, c. 1899 - 1900
Edward Colonna (French, 1862 - 1948)
porcelain
Travis Endowment for Decorative Arts
1989.017.002

CHAIR FOR THE CABARET FLEDERMAUS, c. 1907
Josef Hoffman (Austrian, 1870 - 1956)
natural polished beechwood; executed by j & j kohn, vienna
Museum purchase by exchange, Mr. Stuart M. Kaplan and Mrs. Frank E. Hering
1989.027

 

 

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