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90/1073 Bowl, porcelain, made by Lucie Rie, Albion Mews, Paddington, London, England, about 1960. Click to enlarge.

Porcelain bowl by Lucie Rie

Made
Bowl of wheel thrown white porcelain. The body has slightly curved sides which terminate at the top in a wide mouth with sharp fine rim and at the base in a narrow indented piriform base. The exterior is glazed in translucent yellow uranium glaze with a band of brown oxide glaze towards the rim of the vessel. Two incised lines reveal the fabric. The interior is covered with brown oxide and four incised horizontal lines excepting a band of yellow glaze from centre height to one cm from rim.

Summary

Object No.

90/1073

Object Statement

Bowl, porcelain, made by Lucie Rie, Albion Mews, Paddington, London, England, about 1960

Physical Description

Bowl of wheel thrown white porcelain. The body has slightly curved sides which terminate at the top in a wide mouth with sharp fine rim and at the base in a narrow indented piriform base. The exterior is glazed in translucent yellow uranium glaze with a band of brown oxide glaze towards the rim of the vessel. Two incised lines reveal the fabric. The interior is covered with brown oxide and four incised horizontal lines excepting a band of yellow glaze from centre height to one cm from rim.

Marks

Under base, impressed with a relief cipher LR

Dimensions

Height

91 mm

Width

210 mm

Production

Notes

The bowl was made by Lucie Rie at Albion Mews, Paddington, London, England about 1960.

History

Used

  • 1960-1965

Notes

The bowl was part of a consignment of Lucie Rie ceramics imported into Australia between 1960-1965 by the Sydney retail store Artes Studios.

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1990

Acquisition Date

7 December 1990

Cite this Object

Harvard

Porcelain bowl by Lucie Rie 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 2 August 2021, <https://ma.as/102550>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/102550 |title=Porcelain bowl by Lucie Rie |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=2 August 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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