This early ceramic piece by the Turner Prize-winning artist is in the form of a perfume bottle decorated with drip glazes and poppy seed heads.
Untitled (Perfume Bottle) by Grayson Perry, 1985
© Grayson Perry
- glazed earthenware, poppy seed pods and bronze
- 22.9 × 5.1 × 6.7cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,500 ( Total: £12,500)
- Acquired in:
- Offer Waterman & Co
An inscription in French translates as Reminiscence/Perfume of the Mistresses. A transfer of Renoirs Luncheon of the Boating Party (1881) accompanies the words.
Purchased from the artist by a private collector.
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