ceramics - Pigott, Gwyn Hansson

Pigott, Gwyn Hanssen. Gwyn Hanssen Pigott was born in 1935 in Ballarat, Victoria.

She studied Fine Arts at the University of Melbourne, spent three years in apprenticeship with Ivan McMeekin at Sturt Pottery, Mittagong and then worked in England with Ray Finch, Bernard Leach, Michael Cardew and Alan Caiger Smith for two years.

She established her own potteries, in London in 1960, in France in 1965 and in Tasmania in 1975.

She has held solo exhibitions in London, Adelaide and Sydney.

Her work is held in the collections of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Sydney, Queensland Art Gallery, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Victoria and Albert Museum, London and Sevres Museum, France.
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9 item(s) found:
Gwyn Hanssen-Piggott, round covered box, speckled ash and iron…
Gwyn Hanssen-Piggott, round covered box, speckled ash and iron glaze, incised pattern to lid, stoneware, potter's seal above foot. Diameter 13 cm. Height 11 cm
Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, porcelain bowl, white crackle glaze,…
Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, porcelain bowl, white crackle glaze, retains original exhibition decal label on base '6. G Hanssen Pigott'. Height 7.5 cm. Diameter 13 cm
Gwyn Hanssen Piggott, four stoneware cups and saucers, the cups…
Gwyn Hanssen Piggott, four stoneware cups and saucers, the cups with strap handles with bluish white glaze, impressed marks
Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, two stoneware cups and saucers, milk jug…
Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, two stoneware cups and saucers, milk jug and three bowls. Tenmoku glazed, each with impressed marks
Gwyn Hanssen Piggott Victoria glazed stoneware jug, impressed…
Gwyn Hanssen Piggott Victoria glazed stoneware jug, impressed mark,18 cm high.
Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, bowl, white glaze, retains exhibition…
Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, bowl, white glaze, retains exhibition paper label on base. Height 7.5 cm. Diameter 13 cm
Gwyn Hannsen Piggott, four cups and saucers, glazed stoneware…
Gwyn Hannsen Piggott, four cups and saucers, glazed stoneware each impressed artist's seal to base
Gwyn Hanssen-Piggott coffee pot, wood-fired porcelain decorated…
Gwyn Hanssen-Piggott coffee pot, wood-fired porcelain decorated with a rust glaze. Provenance: Victor Mace Gallery, Brisbane, Qld.
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