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Vase with image of leaping salmon, 1957-1958
Bernard Leach

Saint Ives, England
Thrown stoneware with painted decoration, H: 14.5 in, DIAM: 6.25 in
Gift of Milton and Emily Rose, 1991  91.82
Not On View
Two impressed marks on side near bottom BL: in square reserve, & cir St. Ives cipher (see PC file for page form Godden showing both marks).

Provenance: Gift of Milton and Emily Rose
Exhibition History:
"Great Pots: The Vessel as Art, 1900-2000; 20th Century Ceramics from The Newark Museum", The USB Art Gallery, New York, New York (March 9 - May 19, 2006)

"Great Pots: Contemporary Ceramics from Function to Fantasy", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (February 14, 2003 - June 1, 2003)

*Names listed this way per donor's request. Relates in period & style to NM pe, bowl pur in 1960. Pure form show at Harold Diamond Gallery in NYC, 1959. Toured in Leach/Hamada show in USA during 1958-1959. Displayed in Garth Clark Gallery in 1983. Never published. See Leach's own "A Potter's Book," 1948, 738/L46 in library. Mrs. Rose did the "Mountain Chalic, "1971 pur in NM collection. See also in PC file pages from Freedom of Clay and Brush through Seven Centuries in Northern China: Tz'u-chou Type Wares, 960-1600 A.D., pp. 160-164.

Keywords: Vase, Stoneware, Thrown, Painted, England, Pottery, Ceramics