Vase with pastoral design of nude figures with swans
13 Sep 1880 - 23 Mar 1955
Vase with pastoral design
Vase decorated with nymphs and swans in a landscape
hand painted porcelain with overglaze decoration
15.0h x16.7 cm diam.
Signature & date
Signed on base "M.L.".
Gift of Howard Hinton 1915
Not on display
© Estate of Mildred Lovett
Shown in 3 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
Australian pottery 1900 to 1950 (1978-79):
- Shepparton Art Museum, Australia 05 Sep 1978–05 Oct 1978
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 07 Dec 1978–09 Jan 1979
- National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne 18 Jan 1979–08 Feb 1979
- Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide 24 Feb 1979–25 Mar 1979
Flora and Fauna - Australian Decorative Art from the Gallery's Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Apr 1998–20 Jun 1998
Referenced in 3 publications
Peter Timms, Australian pottery 1900 to 1950, 'Australian pottery 1900 to 1950', pg. 9-14, Shepparton, 1978, 40, 65. cat.no. 72; titled 'Vase decorated with nymphs and swans in a landscape'.
Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 12. cat.no. 36
Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and gumnuts - the Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 69; titled 'Vase with pastoral design'; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales