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Collection

Elza Josephson

(Australia 19th century – )

Title
Vase with cat design
Other titles:
Vase decorated with black cats
Year
1915
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
hand painted porcelain with overglazed decoration
Dimensions

20.7 h x 14.1 cm diam.

Signature & date
Signed and dated on base "E. Josephson 1915" [the initial letters of signature forming cat's tails]
Credit
Purchased 1916
Accession number
2234
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 11. cat.no. 31

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. General reference

Peter Timms, Australian pottery 1900 to 1950, 'Australian pottery 1900 to 1950', pg. 9-14, Shepparton, 1978, 37, 64. cat.no. 69; titled 'Vase decorated with black cats'

Exhibition history (2)

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