Vase with possums and leaves design
1870 - 1956
Vase with possums and leaves
glazed earthenware with inlaid clays
24.1h x 14.0 cm diam.
Signature & date
Signed and dated on base "Vi Eyre/ .../ 1932".
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
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
Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Mar 1995–04 Jun 1995
Flora and Fauna - Australian Decorative Art from the Gallery's Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Apr 1998–20 Jun 1998
Social riches: the Society of Arts & Crafts of New South Wales 1906-2006, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney, 28 Jul 2006–03 Sep 2006
Referenced in 3 publications
Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, cover (colour illus.), 10. cat.no. 24 .This object appears on the back cover of this publiciation.
Gillian McCracken, Social riches: the Society of Arts and Crafts of New South Wales 1906-2006, Manly, 2006, 40.
Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 41; titled 'Vase with possums and leaves'; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales