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Title

Vase with possums and leaves design

1932


Artist

Vi Eyre

Australia

1870 - 1956


Details


Other Title

Vase with possums and leaves


Date

1932


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

glazed earthenware with inlaid clays


Dimensions

24.1h x 14.0 cm diam.


Signature & date

Signed and dated on base "Vi Eyre/ .../ 1932".


Credit

Purchased 1932


Location

Not on display


Accession number

2226


Artist information

Vi Eyre

Works in the collection

5


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


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