Grueby Faience & Tile Co. - Floor Tiles, about 1914

Grueby Faience & Tile Co. (active Revere, Massachusetts, 1894 - 1920)

Floor Tiles, about 1914

Glazed ceramic, 15.2 x 15.2 cm (6 x 6 in.) each each

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Object details

Accession number

C7c3

Provenance

Purchased by Isabella Stewart Gardner from the ceramics manufacuter Grueby Faience & Tile Co., Boston on 26 September 1914 for $477.10.

Bibliography

Gilbert Wendel Longstreet and Morris Carter. General Catalogue (Boston, 1935), p. 51. (as purchased in 1914)


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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.

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