'Runner Duck' figure

Reginald Fairfax Wells, 1877 - 1951



'Runner Duck' figure

Reginald Fairfax Wells 1877 - 1951

Summary

Figure of tall slim duck standing on square plinth, reaching forward with neck and head so that top of figure overhangs plinth. Stoneware, patchy transparent glaze to reveal body in some areas. Pale streaks of white, black, grey, brown and pale blue throughout, darker patches of black around incised eyes. Plinth forms a rough uneven square shape, which feet of duck are absorbed into.


Object Name

'Runner Duck' figure

Creators Name

Reginald Fairfax Wells

Date Created

c.1924

accession number

1925.22

Place of creation

Chelsea

Medium

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