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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1943

Spiritscape, Balgo Hills 1999
Collection Title: North series
Place made: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: ceramics, ceramic porcelain with lustre glaze

Dimensions: 52.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Dorothy Erickson 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.170

In this deep vessel, Pippin Drysdale uses the elegance, delicacy and lightness associated with porcelain to evoke the intense and fleeting colouration of the rocks and earth of the north western region of Australia.

Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra