Beer mug for Rah Fizelle
01 Dec 1885 - 04 Sep 1951
In the 1930s Anne Dangar sent occassional shipments of ceramics from France to Australia so that her work could become known there. This mug, for Rah Fizelle, was sent as part of a large consignment to friends and family members in 1938, and is decorated with Fizelle's initials.
12.8 cm x 9.5 cm diam.
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Mrs Michael Fizelle 1969
Not on display
Shown in 2 exhibitions
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
Anne Dangar: ceramics from Moly-Sabata, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 Aug 2018–21 Oct 2018
Referenced in 3 publications
Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 9 (illus.), 10. cat.no. 19
Peter Timms, Australian pottery 1900 to 1950, 'Australian pottery 1900 to 1950', pg. 9-14, Shepparton, 1978, 27, 59. cat.no. 37
Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Acquisitions for 1969', pg. 538, Sydney, Jul 1970, 543 (illus.). plate no. 30