Bowl (P340)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Bowl

Made in

London Borough of Islington

Date

1984

Description

Shallow stoneware bowl with two curved 'wing' attachments on opposite sites, with a white/brown matt glaze.

Materials and techniques

Thrown and turned stoneware; 'wings' combed, bent, carved and applied to body. Porcelain slips with additions painted and sprayed onto dry body, then painted and sprayed with matt glaze. Once-fired in an electric kiln.

Dimensions

height:  18cm
diameter:  47cm

Object number

P340

Category

  • Bowl, Colin Pearson, 1984, Crafts Council Collection: P340.

  • Bowl, Colin Pearson, 1984, Crafts Council Collection: P340.

Maker's statement

It has been made a year or so after setting up my new London workshop and is a product of much research in new glazes and slips for firing in an electric kiln because all previous work had been fired in a reduction gas kiln.