American Art Deco Elitch Gardens Terracotta Urn

American Art Deco Elitch Gardens Terracotta Urn

Ref: R0057B

This planter is crafted in the Mayan Revival style, at the end of the Arts and Crafts era, just before Art Deco. Heavy high fired clay with a cream colored glaze, has concrete pad on base to anchor in the soil. 

Provenance: Elitch Gardens (Denver, CO, 1890-1995). Elitch Gardens was famous at the time for lavish plantings and rustic gardens. The theatre is still standing.

 

c. 1920
W 23 D 11 H 29 in.
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