Collected by one person over a period of 40 years, from the 1950s onwards and showing a coherence and clarity of vision which is striking.

It comprises 150 pieces representing the most influential potters of the post-war period. Joanna Constantinides, Ewan Henderson, Bernard Leach, Jim Malone, Duncan Ross (illustrated) Katherine Pleydell-Bouverie, Lucie Rie, and Takeshi Yasuda are among the 47 potters included.

Provenance

In a number of cases the owner bought directly from the makers, often from their exhibitions or by commissioning works. Other pieces were bought from specialist galleries, including Henry Rothschild's Primavera Gallery, Cambridge.


The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery

Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 3DW
01782 232 323
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Opening times

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 11am – 4pm

Please see the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery website for Christmas opening



Exhibitions at The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery

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