Very Large Lidded Jar by Edmund de Waal

The jar is made from wheel thrown and constructed porcelain.

Details

Medium:
Limoges porcelain
Dimensions:
95 x 20 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,700 ( Total: £3,600)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Edmund de Waal

The surface has been impressed and applied with seal marks and then glazed with pale blue celadon. The jar represents a shift in the artist's work away from a domestic scale to consider architectural space and context.

Provenance

Crafts Council Gallery.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

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