A studio piece and part of the collection of work on the natural world. ‘Jade Beetle Jar on Eggs’ is decorated with vivid lime green slips.
A SLIPWARE JAR, APPROX 25 CM
EXECUTED 2021. EARTHENWARE
The form of coil built red Staffordshire earthenware illustrated with beetles against off white oval eggs on a black ground using slipware traditions of slip trailing, painting and sgraffito, and finished with a transparent gloss glaze to 1120°C oxidation firing.
Signed and dated, and impressed ‘KS’ to the base.
Arriving at Messums in the April 2021.
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