London, South Kensington
15 October 2013
Bernard Leach (1887-1979)
A square stoneware tile, decorated in cream and dark brown slip and incised lines with a fish, signed B.L. and St Ives mark, the reverse with four impressed St Ives seals
15.2 x 15.2cm.
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For a similar example see An Exhibition of the Art of Bernard Leach (Ohara Museum of Art, 15th May - 1st June, 1980), (Osaka, 1980), p.61, pl. 34-A and Carol Hogben ed., The Art of Bernard Leach (London, 1978), p. 32, pl. 34
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