Vase with 'leaping deer' pattern by John Adams

John Adams moved to work for Poole Pottery as its Managing Director in 1921.

Details

Medium:
Earthenware
Dimensions:
Height: 33 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £7,500)
Acquired in:
2006
Vendor:
John Clark

He became responsible for the pottery's stylish productions between the two World Wars and this work exemplifies the best in British Art Deco ceramics. The leaping deer was an icon of the art deco period.

Artists include

Provenance

Private dealer; John Clark.

Venue details

Walker Art Gallery William Brown Street, LIVERPOOL Merseyside L3 8EL 0151 478 4199 www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/walker

Entry details

Free to all

Daily, 10am – 5pm

Closed 25 – 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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