Cylinder No 5 Black Mesh, 2006

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Bodil Manz
Born Copenhagen, Denmark, 1943

Cylinder No 5 Black Mesh, 2006
Cast eggshell porcelain, transfer printed

Purchased with funds through the National Collecting Scheme for Scotland, 2006
Museum number 2006-35

In this piece Bodil Manz maximises the qualities of porcelain. She cast the cylinder in a mould and applied decoration using transfers. It is possible to see both light and the dark transfer lines shining through the paper thin porcelain body of the cylinder.

Cylinder No 5 Black Mesh, 2006
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