"BEAUTIFUL ART DECO VASE" (Dated 1927) By ROOKWOOD POTTERY (Executed by Elizabeth Barrett)
8 inches (height), 4 inches (width).
Tapered shape covered in blue matte glaze, squeeze bag design of stylized leaves and flowers in brown. #2544 and monogram for Elizabeth Barrett on bottom. Elizabeth Barrett: Born Maysville, Kentucky. Cincinnati Art Academy, and ceramics University of Cincinnati. At Rookwood 1924 – 1931. Returned 1943 – 1948. Occasionally worked in the interim. Married Jens Jensen, another Rookwood artist, October, 1931. (Reference: Peck, The Book of Rookwood Pottery, 1986.)