banksia vessel noir series - ceramic
ceramic vessel/ vase.
16.5cm (h) 12cm (w) 12cm (d)
terracotta, bright red underglaze, silver crackle glaze
Inspired by the 'big bad banksia men' in the adventures of 'Snugglepot and Cuddlepie' by May Gibbs, this sculptural banksia vessel is part of a larger body of work that depicts the native Australian banksia celebrating the Australian bush and the fragility and importance of our unique natural environment.
The 'noir' series consist of black, sooty, blackened, charred, banksia forms inspired by recent bushfires.
Terracotta fired banksia vessel can also be used as a vase for flowers.
Works in this series are available at Gallery Lane Cove.
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