Funerary Jar (red) by Julian Stair

Stair has stated that the specific function of this pot establishes a 'physical relationship with the body'.

Details

Medium:
Etruria marl clay
Dimensions:
Height: 23 cm, diameter: 21 cm
Art Fund grant:
£288 ( Total: £1,575)
Acquired in:
2006
Vendor:
Ruthin Craft Centre

Its unglazed surface celebrates the intrinsic tactile qualities of clay. It enhances and updates Gallery Oldham's collection of function vessels and adds a new dimension to the collection with its architectural and sculptural qualities.

Provenance

The artist; Ruthin Craft Centre, Denbighshire.

Venue details

Gallery Oldham Greaves Street, Cultural Quarter, Greaves St, OLDHAM Greater Manchester OL1 1AL 01617 704 653 www.galleryoldham.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)

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