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Medium
stoneware
Measurements
12.0 × 55.9 × 53.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
California, United States
Inscription
painted in black on rim of base: V.O. U• L• K• O• S• 93•
Accession Number
1995.759
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Sir Donald Trescowthick AC KBE and Lady Trescowthick, Fellows 1996
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Asymmetrical but essentially circular form, with a raised, vigorously-worked rim; the surfaces are scored, ruptured and broadly-modelled throughout; 'savage' radial tears traverse the form; the deep reddish-brown and grey mottled surfaces are consistent with the wood-firing technique.