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Sadie Irvine (1887-1970) for Newcomb College
earthenware ring-handled candlestick / chamberstick with three children in long nightshirts holding candles

Sale No: 2001, Lot No: 803

Sadie Irvine (1887-1970) for Newcomb College
earthenware ring-handled candlestick / chamberstick with three children in long nightshirts holding candles
New Orleans, Louisiana, 1903 (painted date code BQ 16)
high glazed ceramic
impressed NC, W for white clay and incised S.I. (artist’s initials)
with inscription “Let’s To Bed”, Said Sleepy-Head; base also incised JM by the potter, Joseph Fortune Meyer (1848-1931)
4 7/8″dia x 6 7/8″h

Sold for: $2,900