Jo Taylor

Promenade II


Unique Piece

Not customisable

Certificate of authenticity included

Product tear sheet download

                            

'Promenade II’ is a unique porcelain sculpture by the British artist, Jo Taylor. Dramatic in scale Promenade II is a sheer triumph over the material employed. Known for being one of the most difficult ceramic bodies to work with, scale is always a challenge with porcelain and with this artwork, Taylor excels. Knowing her clay is everything, created in sections allows architectural scale whilst adding grog (pre-fired grains of clay) gives stability and strength. Adorned with her trademark fl...

Read more

Width: 25 cm (9.84 in)

Height: 73 cm (28.74 in)

Depth: 26 cm (10.24 in)

Ceramics

2022

United Kingdom

London, UK

Jo Taylor’s inspiration comes from highly decorative architectural features such as ornate plaster ceilings, wrought iron and carved stone. Living near the Georgian city of Bath provides a rich visual resource, although it can be said that she will seek out such details wherever she goes.

Regularly visits to our larger cities such as Liverpool and London offer ornament that can be experienced on a grander scale with their historic buildings such as the Sefton Park Palm House and the V&a...

Read more
12546879