Learn about Moon, Milton

Milton Moon was born in 1926, Melbourne, Victoria. He studied painting and drawing at Central Technical College, Brisbane, and then studied pottery privately with Harry Memmott, and wheel-throwing in particular with Merryn Feeney at the Sandison Pottery in Brisbane. In 1982, after some years working in broadcasting and television he became Senior Pottery Instructor at the Central Technical College, Brisbane. In 1969 he moved to Adelaide where he was appointed a senior lecturer in the ceramics department of the South Australian School of Art. In 1974 he lived and worked in Japan for one year assisted by the Myer Foundation. In 1975 he began working full-time at his Summertown Pottery in the Adelaide Hills. Since 1959 he has held numerous solo exhibitions in all Australian capital cities and has participated in many group exhibitions. He is represented in the Australian National Gallery and all the state galleries.
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Milton Moon, (b. 1926), ceramic vase variegated glaze in shades of brown, tan, white and ochre, signature inscribed to base 'Milton Moon'. Height 18.5 cm. Provenance: John Freeland gallery, private collection Sydney

Milton Moon (b. 1926) collection of vases vase with elongated neck inscribed initial 'M' to base, patterned black and golden brown vase with artist's signature 'Milton Moon' incised to base, and bulbous vase with initial 'M' to base (3). Height 16 cm, 13 c

Milton Moon (b. 1926) large jar maroon glazed stoneware with gold glaze to rim, inscribed signature 'Milton Moon' to base. Height 29 cm. Provenance: Estate of Prof. Alan Walker

Milton Moon Australian pottery, turquoise glazed circular wall plaques, signed to verso (2 items). 31.5 cm

Milton Moon, an important large pottery shallow charger, 55 cm diameter

Milton Moon signed pottery bowl and another unsigned example one with crackle glaze and red splash interior signed 'Milton Moon' to base, the other with floral interior and unsigned. Diameter of largest - 21 cm

Milton Moon (b. 1926), a stoneware vase with textured and glazed body inscribed Milton Moon 18 cm high

Milton Moon (b. 1926), a stoneware vase with textured and glazed body, inscribed Milton, 17 cm high

Milton Moon, bowl, with glazed floral decoration in colours of blue, purple and brown, artist's signature to underside 'Milton Moon'. Diameter 25 cm

Milton Moon, round bowl, decorated with painted branch motif to interior, engraved artist's signature to underside 'Milton Moon'. Diameter 16.5 cm

Moon, Milton (b. 1926), four sided vase. Variegated brown glaze. Incised signature to base. Height 18 cm

Milton Moon (b. 1950), low bowl, glazed stoneware incised artist signature on underside. Diameter 27 cm

Milton Moon (b. 1926), exhibition sculpture c1960, the textured finish has a link to Australian marine/terrestrial environments, an early work from Tarragindi, Queensland period with incised artist signature on underside. Height 32 cm. Diameter 16 cm

Milton Moon (b. 1926), large covered tureen vessel boldly, lavishly decorated, with incised artist signature on underside. Height 27 cm. Diameter 31 cm

Milton Moon, twin handled covered jar, glazed stoneware, incised Milton Moon to base. Height 27 cm

Milton Moon, glazed stoneware charger, incised 'Milton Moon' to base. Diameter 42.5 cm

Milton Moon, glazed stoneware vase, incised 'Milton Moon' to base. Height 22 cm

Milton Moon, large vessel, glazed stoneware, signed Milton Moon to the base. Height 30 cm

Milton Moon, large platter, glazed stoneware, signed Milton Moon to the base. Diameter 43 cm. Provenance: Purchased from the artist 1975

Milton Moon, glazed pottery plate, signed on base, 21 x 19 cm

Milton Moon, large platter, incised 'Milton Moon' to the base. Diameter 46 cm

Milton Moon, brown bowl, incised 'M' to base. Diameter 20 cm. Height 8 cm

Milton Moon, shallow platter, incised 'Milton Moon' to base, 35 cm diameter

Milton Moon, large deep platter, incised 'Milton Moon' to base, 46 cm diameter x 8 cm high

Dish by Milton Moon (signed) South Australian Art Studio Pottery (some flaking) diameter 28 cm

Milton Moon, (born 1926) South Australia, a large globular earthenware jardiniere with a brown matt glaze and an internal speckled olive green glaze incised signature 43 cm diameter.

Milton Moon stoneware floor vase decorated with polychrome trailing glazes

Milton Moon stoneware low bowl decorated with an abstract design in earth tone glazes

Milton Moon stoneware free form platter in earthy tones, made in 1997