Two (2) Rookwood Artist Signed Art Pottery Vases. 1st item: Kataro Shirayamadani (Japanese/American, 1865-1948) vase with vellum glaze with polychrome floral design on a pink/blue ombre ground, blue interior. Base with incised Rookwood mark, date mark XXX for 1930, shape #913C, and artist mark. 9 1/4" H. 2nd item: Harriet Rosemary Strafer (American, b. circa 1872) squat form vase with standard glaze standard glaze with lef and branch decoration on a rust and brown ground, light brown interior. Base with incised 1893 Rookwood date mark, shape #671B, and artist mark. 4 3/8" H. Provenance: The Estate of Mrs. Frank Wood, Evansville, Indiana and Dickson, Tennessee. CONDITION: Both items in overall very good condition. 1st item has a few minute areas of surface grime, firing flaws, areas of surface abrasions, largest 1 1/4".
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