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An image of Vase with pastoral design of figures bathing by Ernest Finlay

Ernest Finlay

(Australia circa 1890 – 1930)

Title
Vase with pastoral design of figures bathing
Other titles:
Vase
Large vase in classical form
Place of origin
SydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1920
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
earthenware with painted underglaze
Dimensions

23.1h x 18.8 cm diam.

Signature & date
Signed on base "Ernest Finlay/ 1920/...".
Credit
Purchased 1933
Accession number
2221
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 10. cat.no. 26

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and Gumnuts -The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no.44; titled 'Vase'; Collection of Art Gallery of New South Wales

Alisa Parks, Flora & fauna Australian decorative arts from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1998, cover (colour illus.).

Peter Timms, Australian pottery 1900 to 1950, 'Australian pottery 1900 to 1950', pg. 9-14, Shepparton, 1978, 30, 61. cat.no. 47; titled 'Large vase in classical form'

Sydney Ure Smith, Bertram Stevens and Charles Lloyd Jones (Editors), Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 8], Sydney, 1920, (illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Project 24 - Cicadas and Gumnuts: The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935 (1978), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Apr 1978–07 May 1978

Australian pottery 1900 to 1950 (1978-79):

Flora and Fauna - Australian Decorative Art from the Gallery's Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Apr 1998–20 Jun 1998