Freddie Mercury

Freddie Mercury plate – 36 cm diameter
Title – “The Immortal Red Queen of the Perpetual Night”
Executed 2022

The form of wheel thrown red Staffordshire earthenware, illustrated with a portrait of Freddie Mercury.
Background of high colour reminisent of Pop Art using slipware traditions of slip trailing and painting.
Finished with a transparent gloss glaze.

Box framed in a high gloss black lacquer moulding and glazed with Conservation Clear® Glass (2.5mm thickness)
Signed and dated, and impressed ‘KS’ on the back