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Charles S. Todd (1886-1950) for Rookwood Pottery
late earthenware Painted Mat glaze weed pot with colorful stylized poinsettias on the shoulder, shape number 750C

Sale No: 2001, Lot No: 1131

Charles S. Todd (1886-1950) for Rookwood Pottery
late earthenware Painted Mat glaze weed pot with colorful stylized poinsettias on the shoulder, shape number 750C
Cincinnati, Ohio, 1911
matte glazed ceramic
impressed factory marks, painted artist’s initials in black
4 1/4″dia x 5 7/8″h

Catalog Note:
Todd was the last Rookwood artist to create Painted Mat pieces by several years. Why Todd tried his hand at this difficult process and why his Painted Mat pieces are naturalistic when the rest of his work is quite modern, we may never know.

Sold for: $1,000