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|Collection:||Applied Art - Pottery|
|Date:||1937 - 1937|
|Ceramicist:||Charles Vyse - View biography for Charles Vyse|
Charles Vyse was born in Staffordshire and came from a family of potters. After a period in Italy, he attended Camberwell School of Art and Craft.Vyse is a key figure in the development of British Studio Pottery. He was one of the pioneers in the exploration of high-fired stonewares inspired by Chinese ceramics. His wife, Nell, possessed a vast knowledge of glaze chemistry and Charles drew on this to achieve a skilful control of surface decoration.
|On loan from The Keatley Trust.|
|Production Period:||20th Century|
|Medium:||Wheel thrown stoneware, tenmoku glaze with wax-resist decoration|