John Wesley Pullman was born in Wyncote, Pennsylvania on March 15, 1887. He studied at the Philadelphia Museum and School of Industrial Arts, as well as the Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts. He decorated at Rookwood Pottery between 1926 and 1931. His work appears to have been mostly done in Decorated Matte Glazes. Wesley Pullman died on April 15, 1931 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Collector interest in his pieces is considered to be average.

Example of a John Pullman vase in Decorated Matte Glaze.

Example of a John Pullman artist mark: "JWD" in cursive.

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