Fine large faience five-tile frieze decorated in cuenca with cottage in a wooded landscape (framed), Cincinnati, OH, ca. 1910; No visible markings; Sight: 11 1/4" x 59 1/2"; Provenance: Sotheby's New York, December 2008, lot 132; Removed from a Plymouth Park residence in St. Louis, MN originally built in 1912 for the president of Lowell Bank, William Koeneman.; Literature: Karlson, The Encyclopedia of American Art Tiles: Region 3, 2005, p. 160 no. 66-106
Sale Price: $7,500
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
In remarkably good condition, other than a small hairline crack to one corner, there is no visible damage to the front. Remnants of plaster and brick to reverse. Not examined outside of frame.