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 Chamberlain Square, BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 303 1966 www.bmag.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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