Carl Schmidt for Rookwood Pottery
'Venetian Vellum' Vase

Carl Schmidt for Rookwood Pottery <br> 'Venetian Vellum' Vase 1
Height: 15 1/2 inches
American, 1920

A monumental 'Venetian Vellum' vase by artist Carl Schmidt for the famed Cincinnati based art pottery firm Rookwood.

Dating from 1920, this cylindrical vase features an all-over scene of sailboats in a Venetian harbor at sunset, with identifiable buildings seen in the background. The underside of the vase is impressed with firm's marks, date code, model number and artist's mark.




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