Bernard Leach - Design London Wednesday, April 26, 2023 | Phillips

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  • A drawing of the present bottle vase by Bernard Leach, circa 1967.


    • Provenance

      Acquired directly from the artist, St Ives, and gifted to the present owner, 1967

    • Literature

      Carol Hogben, The Art of Bernard Leach, London, 1978, p. 93 for a similar example
      Tony Birks and Cornelia Wingfield Digby, Bernard Leach, Hamada & their Circle: from the Wingfield Digby Collection, Yeovil, 1992, p. 51 for a similar example


Bottle vase

circa 1967
Stoneware with engraved design of trees in a mountainous landscape, beneath an ash glaze.
19.6 cm (7 3/4 in.) high
Underside impressed with artist's personal and Leach pottery seals. Together with the original drawing and invoice.

Full Cataloguing

£1,500 - 2,000 

Sold for £2,032

Contact Specialist

Antonia King
Head of Sale, Design
+44 20 7901 7944


London Auction 26 April 2023