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Candlestick

Candlestick

  • Date:

    1991 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Simon, Laurance (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, modelled, with dry coloured glazes

  • Museum number:

    C.195-1991

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Earthenware candlestick in the form of a goat, with breasts, standing on two legs, with a shiny starfish over the genitals; one hand on hip, the other holding up a candle-holder. Modelled with dry coloured glazes in mottled matt brown, turquoise and white.

Date

1991 (made)

Artist/maker

Simon, Laurance (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, modelled, with dry coloured glazes

Dimensions

Height: 32.2 cm, Depth: 26.8 cm

Object history note

Purchased from The Black Bull Gallery, London (exhibition Steven Keegan, Laurance Simon, Carole Windham, 1991).

Descriptive line

Earthenware candlestick with dry coloured glazes, in the form of a goat with breasts, starfish and candle-holder, by Laurance Simon, 1991

Subjects depicted

Goats (animals); Starfish

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Studio Pottery; Lighting

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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