This bowl has a deliberate asymmetrical lobed shape and is decorated with an abstracted trailing ornament inspired by Japanese metalwork.

It is an example of Smith changing his style late in life to keep up with the latest fashion in metalwork.

Provenance

Bequeathed to the vendor.


Walker Art Gallery

William Brown Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 8EL
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Daily, 10am – 5pm

Closed 24, 25, 26 and 31 Dec and 1 Jan

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