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Vi Eyre

(Australia 1870 – 1956)

Title
Vase with koala design
Other titles:
Vase decorated with repeating koala design
Vase decorated with koalas in branches with full moons
Place of origin
France
Year
1923
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
hand painted porcelain with lustre glaze
Dimensions

25.8 h x 10.5 cm diam.

Signature & date
Signed and dated on base, "Vi Eyre '23".
Credit
Purchased 1923
Accession number
2236
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 10. cat.no. 21

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and Gumnuts -The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 37; titled 'Vase decorated with repeating koala design'; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales

Peter Timms, Australian pottery 1900 to 1950, 'Australian pottery 1900 to 1950', pg. 9-14, Shepparton, 1978, 30, 60. cat.no. 45; titled 'Vase decorated with koalas in branches with full moons'

Exhibition history (4)

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):

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