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Allegorical landscape
(Paesaggio allegorico)
1981

Medium
porcelain
Measurements
(a-d) 18.1 × 40.4 × 25.3 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Perth, Western Australia
Inscription
(a) painted in black on base: R Bell '81
painted in black on base: 4
Accession Number
D145.a-d-1986
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the Crafts Board of the Australia Council, 1986
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Construction in four parts consisting of an irregular platform in marbled grey porcelain with a rectilinear array of crosses inlaid in black, an upright gold lacquered pyramid supporting a grey trapezoidal grid and a triangular prism with angled ends decorated with gold lacquer which project between the two planar forms.