Large Vibrant Brian Gartside Platter
Brian Gartside's ceramic work is highly sought after, especially large examples like this one.
Brian Gartside is one of New Zealand's most respected and successful potters and clay artists. For over 40 years he has been at the forefront of the applied arts movement and his work is held by major Art Museums throughout the country.
This large charger is a stunning example of Gartside's work. The form is intentionally simple and acts as a canvas for the sophisticated, vibrant glaze. The abstract nature of marks are derived from land forms, and geographical references such as rivers, clouds, rain, wind, rocks, and volcanic activity.
This stunning charger is a vibrant offering from one of New Zealand's most accomplished potters, it will add depth and character to any contemporary interior.
Makers Mark: Signed to base
Overall this large pottery charger is in excellent condition and presents very nicely.