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Post by big ed on July 28th 2013, 4:39 pm

Bernard Forrester 1908-1990


13cm High , 34cm diameter .
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Post by big ed on July 28th 2013, 4:40 pm



Badly Damaged , reglued segments etc .
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Post by big ed on July 28th 2013, 4:41 pm

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Post by big ed on July 28th 2013, 4:42 pm

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Bernard Forrester

Post by sunnyices2 on September 3rd 2014, 6:23 pm










IHIS VASE WAS PURCHASE TODAY AND THIS LITTLE LABEL WAS FOUND INSIDE


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Re: Bernard Forrester

Post by NaomiM on September 3rd 2014, 6:44 pm

Bears some similarities to this one

https://m.flickr.com/#/photos/nicj6/5722492560/

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Post by Howard Lincoln on April 23rd 2016, 7:19 pm

Recently acquired 4 pieces by Bernard Forrester - well 5 but one has a bad chip. Here is one of two similar rectangular dishes.



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Post by Howard Lincoln on April 23rd 2016, 7:23 pm

The other 3 pots in brief...

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Post by Howard Lincoln on April 23rd 2016, 9:24 pm

Yes. Marks in same order as pictures in original message.

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Re: Bernard Forrester

Post by philpot on March 2nd 2017, 8:09 am

Bernard Forrester was an interesting character. Worked at the Leach pottery in the early 1930's, and also with Bernard Leach at Dartington in the same time period. He taught pottery at the avant-garde Dartington school ( Lucien Freud amongst its luminaries) for over 30 years.
              He set up his own studio in 1952,and in the first few years of this pottery produced what Paul Rice called some of the most interesting pots of the 1950's. Very Sam Haile influenced. This vase is from 1954. The mark is similar to the painted black one in previous entries.
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Post by philpot on March 2nd 2017, 8:11 am

A yunomi from the same period,
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Post by philpot on March 2nd 2017, 8:14 am

An earthenware slip dish from 1954.
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Post by philpot on March 2nd 2017, 8:19 am

he is far better known for his intricate more commercial lustre work of which there are several examples here already. These are perhaps best, on a smaller scale when you justv
realise what skill and talent are in them. This is a small beaker/yunomi.
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