Brush decorated porcelain bowl (P138)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Brush decorated porcelain bowl

Made in

Devon

Date

1977

Description

Porcelain bowl, on a narrow foot, with a white glaze and two bands of decoration line and spot decoration, bordered by blue and rust lines.

Materials and techniques

Reduced porcelain, with white glaze and two bands of brush decoration; blue, red, rust and brown. Thrown. Japanese brush decorated with iron and cobalt pigments and a red glaze applied with a slip trailer. Biscuit fired at 980 deg. C. Glaze fired at 1280 deg. C.

Dimensions

height:  8cm
diameter (rim):  13cm
diameter (base):  5cm

Object number

P138

Category

  • Brush Decorated Porcelain Bowl, David Leach, 1977, Crafts Council Collection: P138.

Maker's statement

I am making an increasing number of such bowls decorated variously.