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Title

Virgin with child surrounded by angels

circa 1937


Artist

Anne Dangar

Australia

01 Dec 1885 - 04 Sep 1951


About

As well as domestic ware, Anne Dangar also produced a number of ceramics specifically for exhibition, often based on designs by her great mentor, Albert Gleizes. Many of these can be identified by the inscription MSGD, combining their names (Moly-Sabata Dangar Gleizes). 'Virgin with child surrounded by angels' is one of Dangar's best-known designs adapted from Gleizes.


Details


Alternative title

Vierge a l'enfant entouree d'anges


Date

circa 1937


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

glazed earthenware


Dimensions

44.0 x 4.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed, verso, slip, "MSD". Not dated.


Credit

Molly Douglas Bequest Fund 2017


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4.2017


Artist information

Anne Dangar

Artist profile

Works in the collection

23


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Anne Dangar céramiste: Le cubism au quotidian, Paris, 2017, 98 (colour illus.).