17. MAREA GAZZARD (1928-2013)

Shield 1969
ceramic vase
56.0 x 48.0 x 22.0 cm
signed, dated and inscribed on base: 14/ Gazzard ‘69

Exhibited
Marea Gazzard: Bronzes and Ceramics, Gallery A, Sydney, 25 November-6 December 1969, cat.14

SOLD


"Marea's only criterion was excellence. She put in long periods of thinking, planning and making each piece. There are no seconds: she ruthlessly culled her work and only showed about a third of what she made, carrying each chosen piece through to the last possible detail."

France, Christine. "Remembering Marea Gazzard", LOOK Magazine, Art Gallery of New South Wales 03/14, p.28

 image: Howard, Bruce, 1936- Marea Gazzard, black and white photograph, Paddington, New South Wales, ca. 1975, Digital Collections Pictures, National Library of Australia, Canberra

image: Howard, Bruce, 1936- Marea Gazzard, black and white photograph, Paddington, New South Wales, ca. 1975, Digital Collections Pictures, National Library of Australia, Canberra