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Tile

Tile

  • Place of origin:

    St Ives (made)

  • Date:

    1926 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Leach, Bernard, born 1887 - died 1979 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, painted decoration in brown and blue in an oatmeal glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Secretary of the British Institute of Industrial Art

  • Museum number:

    C.409-1934

  • Gallery location:

    On short term loan out for exhibition

Physical description

A stoneware tile painted with blue and brown decoration, in an oatmeal glaze.

Place of Origin

St Ives (made)

Date

1926 (made)

Artist/maker

Leach, Bernard, born 1887 - died 1979 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, painted decoration in brown and blue in an oatmeal glaze

Marks and inscriptions

'BL' in monogram
Makers's mark; painted

'SI' in monogram
Makers's mark; painted

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm, Depth: 9.5 cm

Object history note

Acquisition details: given by the BIIA (gift of the potter in 1927)

Descriptive line

C

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Watson, Oliver. British Studio Pottery : the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection, Oxford : Phaidon, Christie's, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1990

Production Note

Pottery: Leach Pottery, St Ives

Materials

Stoneware

Techniques

Glazing

Categories

ELISE; Studio Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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