Eric James Mellon Studio Pottery Ash Glazed Vase with Nudes

Eric James Mellon Studio Pottery Ash Glazed Vase with Nudes

Code: TC21127

Dimensions:

H: 11.5cm (4.5")Di: 7.5cm (3")

£985.00 Approx $1246.84, €1149.36

A stylish British studio pottery vase painted with nude figures by renowned potter Eric James Mellon (1925-2014) and dating from around 2000. The vase is of cylindrical shape and potted in porcelain with a slightly domed top with a narrow rounded opening. The vase is decorated in bean ash glazes and is hand painted in colours with a nude lady lying on a bed in front of a stained glass window with a further panel painted with the image of a nude in a mirror also in colours within a blue surround. The vase is also painted with an embracing nude couple to the base and is signed around the inside edge with the traditional fox mark.

Provenance: from a private West Country collection and acquired directly from the artist. Fresh to the market.

In good condition.


Origin : England
Maker : Eric James Mellon
Manufacture Date : 2000
Materials : Porcelain