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Slipware lidded storage jar, by Michael Cardew

Image attached to C.118 & A-2016

An image of Studio Ceramics. Earthenware slipware lidded storage jar with two handles. Cardew, Michael (British, 1901-1983). White slip on upper half and on lid, with decoration through the slip in the Cizhou style. With a clear yellow galena glaze overall, circa 1936. Acquisition: Dr John Shakeshaft Bequest.

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Studio Ceramics. Earthenware slipware lidded storage jar with two handles. Cardew, Michael (British, 1901-1983). White slip on upper half and on lid, with decoration through the slip in the Cizhou style. With a clear yellow galena glaze overall, circa 1936. Acquisition: Dr John Shakeshaft Bequest.

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  • Accession Number: C.118 & A-2016
  • © The estate of Michael Cardew. Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/13.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Katie Young
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 769 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 554.52kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 200
  • Fnumber: 13/1

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20th Century _WF_Copyright _WF_Shakeshaft art pottery British brown Cardew earthenware Fitz_AA glazed handle handled jar lidded Michael Cardew pottery slip slipware storage jar studio ceramics two-handled vessel yellow

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