The Mermaid,

glazed ceramic plate,

circa 1900


Hans Thoma (1839-1924)

The Mermaid (Die Meerjungfrau)

glazed ceramic plate

circa 1900, Karlsruhe

diameter 37 cm

monogrammed on the left in the plate

This plate is related to Hans Thoma's oil painting of 1879, "Drei Meerweiber," now in the collection of the Städel Museum, Frankfurt:

Hans Thoma
Drei Meerweiber (Three Mermaids)
oil on canvas
106 x 77,6 cm
Collection of the Städel Museum, Frankfurt
detail of ceramic plate showing monogram on left:
verso of plate:



Jack Daulton

The Daulton Collection

Los Altos Hills, California