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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 142, The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Gallery


1931 (made)
Place Of Origin

Porcelain tray decorated with stylized blue stems with yellow and black flowers.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Porcelain, with painting in underglaze blue and yellow
Brief Description
Tray, porcelain painted in underglaze blue and yellow with stylised flowers, Bernard Leach, British; 1931.
Physical Description
Porcelain tray decorated with stylized blue stems with yellow and black flowers.
  • Depth: 16.70cm
  • Height: 2.50cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'SI' in monogram, impressed and 'BL', in script on the interior
Object history
Acquisition details: Beaux Arts Gallery, London

RF number: 31/5140
Subject depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Watson, Oliver. British Studio Pottery : the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection, Oxford : Phaidon, Christie's, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1990
  • Exhibition of stoneware pottery and porcelain by Kenkichi Tomimoto (of Tokyo) and Bernard Leach, London : Beaux Arts Gallery, 1931no.158, p.8
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record createdJanuary 14, 2000
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