J & J Jackson. <em>Ladle, "Rapids above Hadley's Falls,"</em> ca. 1835. Earthenware, Length: 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William C. Esty, 63.186.82c. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 63.186.82_bw.jpg)

Ladle, "Rapids above Hadley's Falls"

Artist:J & J Jackson

Medium: Earthenware

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1835

Dimensions: Length: 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm)


Accession Number: 63.186.82c

Image: 63.186.82_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Earthenware ladle with black underglaze transfer-printed design. View in bowl of ladle: "Rapids above Hadley's Falls," left bank of Hudson in diagonal line from right through center to left in foreground; man on ledge with fishing pole; turbulent waters of the falls at right; steep cliffs at right, three boulders in falls and steep plateau crowned with trees in middle distance; mountains in background center. Source of view: painting by Thomas Cole. Condition: some discoloration, lab report on file.

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