Pottery Bonnin and Morris Factory, American, 1770 - 1772
Title
  • Fruit Basket
Date between 1770 and 1772
Medium soft paste porcelain
Dimensions Overall: 2 3/8 × 6 3/4 inches (6 × 17.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund
Accession Number 70.836
Department American Art before 1950
On View American: Whitby Hall, Corrider Gallery W262, Level 2 (see map)
Marks Mark, on bottom, in blue: Z
Mrs. William A. Burnett;
Whitehead Family (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA);
1970-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Hood, G. Bonnin and Morris of Philadelphia. Chapel Hill, 1972 (figs. 33-34).

Frelinghuysen, Alice Cooney. American Porcelain:1770-1920. New York, 1989, pp. 72-74.

Kirtley, Alexandra Alevizatos. Catalogue Raissone of Bonnin and Morris Porcelain. Ceramics in America 2007. Milwaukee, 2007, pp. 252-257 (pls. 8, 8.2, 8.3).

Hood, Graham. Bonnin and Morris of Philadelphia. Repr. Ceramics in America 2007. Milwaukee, 2007 (fig. 21).