Raku albarello by Bernard Leach

This acquisition unites an exceptionally rare early work by Leach with its preparatory drawing, which is also held in the Crafts Study Centre collection.

Details

Medium:
Raku earthenware
Dimensions:
Height: 20.7 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,900 ( Total: £13,000)
Acquired in:
2013
Vendor:
Christie's

Provenance

Contained within Bernard Leach, V&A Museum, 1977; passed by gift mediated by Janet Leach to the present owner following the artist's death.

Venue details

Groam House Museum High Street, ROSEMARKIE Highlands and Islands IV10 8UF 01381 620 961 www.groamhouse.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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