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Post by skipposal on March 17th 2013, 6:39 pm

My studio pottery collection is mostly vessel-based but I made an exception for Ian Gregory's sculptures. He was born in 1942 and works near Dorchester. My first piece is a salt-glazed stoneware sculpture of a copse of trees, cut and shaped from a wheelthrown form. I believe this is an early piece, maybe late 1970s when BSPM says he began salt-glazing? 11.9cm (height).




My second piece is one of his classic chest of drawers models in salt-glazed stoneware, bought from the Oxford Ceramics Gallery. Dates to 1960s according to them but I thought he made them in the 1970s. The V&A have one in their collection. I understand he has gone back to making them recently. Unmarked. 13.9cm (height).



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Post by philpot on March 18th 2013, 8:50 pm

I like his figurative stuff...


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Post by philpot on March 18th 2013, 9:24 pm

Hatfield 2011.
His work is almost entirely figurative Salt gLAZE NOW.
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Post by studio-pots on March 18th 2013, 10:34 pm

In a former life Ian or Iain was an actor and a "pop star". He recorded for one of the legendary record producers of the 1960s, Joe Meek.

A link to one of his ditties.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOoqRds8fj8

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Post by dantheman on March 22nd 2013, 4:23 pm

this came with the original receipt from the Lantern Gallery in Worsley, the price was a rather grand £1.80 Laughter


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Post by dantheman on March 22nd 2013, 6:11 pm

August 27th 1978

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Post by philpot on June 18th 2013, 7:51 pm

Well known for his sculptural work.Mostly in Salt glaze nowadays. But he also did a fair amount of Raku. These again are from the mid 90's.And a little scary!

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Post by philpot on June 18th 2013, 7:58 pm

These are much later.Taken from his exhibit at Hatfield 2011.

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Post by NaomiM on January 21st 2015, 10:11 pm

Met a collector today who had some wonderful stuff, including this dog by Ian Gregory whom he had met personally.










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Post by studio-pots on January 21st 2015, 11:23 pm

NaomiM wrote:Met a collector today who had some wonderful stuff, including this dog by Ian Gregory whom he had met personally.

I've met the dog too. It didn't look quite the same in real life.

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Post by NaomiM on January 21st 2015, 11:31 pm

Big Laughter † It would be a bit mangy by now wouldnt it SP?

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Post by studio-pots on January 22nd 2015, 8:37 am

I suppose it would and might look very much like the model above.

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Sorry that I don't have a larger picture but it's the work of IG not IS.

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Post by NaomiM on July 5th 2015, 7:11 pm

From Hatfield Art in Clay






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Post by NaomiM on July 5th 2015, 9:33 pm

Other pieces from Hatfield. I wish id taken some photos of his nudes (mainly men) on the other table.








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Post by 22 Crawford St. on June 3rd 2016, 12:52 am

Trying to get confirmation of the date of these two from Ian. They must represent a lot of time. The more I sit and look at them the more I'm amazed at the detail and the effort that went into them. The back of the 'small' one has fired beautifully.

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Post by 22 Crawford St. on June 3rd 2016, 12:58 am

Undusted!

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Post by dantheman on June 3rd 2016, 7:12 am

OMG! They are incredible Shock

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