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Title

Bowl

1923


Artist

Merric Boyd

Australia

1888 - 1959


Details


Date

1923


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

earthenware


Dimensions

13.9 h x 29.4 cm diam (including handles)


Signature & date

Signed and base "Merric Boyd 1923".


Credit

Purchased 1925


Location

Not on display


Accession number

2206


Artist information

Merric Boyd

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 4 (colour illus.), 9. cat.no. 15

Victoria Hammond, Merric Boyd: studio potter, 1888-1959, '6. 'King of Melbourne Potters', 1920-1930', pg. 29-32, Melbourne, 1990, 22-23, 29-32. General reference

Gillian McCracken, Social riches: the Society of Arts and Crafts of New South Wales 1906-2006, Manly, 2006, 10 (colour illus.), 40.

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 15; Collection of Art Gallery of New South Wales