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The Moon Maiden Vase 1931
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The Moon Nymph vase. A slab-built vase, of squared baluster form with slightly flared lip, standing on four squared feet. Decoration is free-painted in mottled blue with white reserves of a different nymph to each face. Signed & dated 1931 Size: 17.5cm high Item # 3 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-168 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-169 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-167 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-166 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-165 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-164 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - The Moon Nymph Vase 1931Clem Ainslie...

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Fruitbowl with plums & grapes 1935
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Fruitbowl with plums & grapes Large pinch-built vessel with short walls, standing on four squared feet. Decorated with applied & carved groups of plums, grapes, and leaves, pendant from a raised stem acting as the rim, the fruit picked out in red and purple glaze, the ground a mottled green and brown. Signed & dated 1935. Size: 21cm wide Item #25 “This was used...

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Fruitbowl on high stand, with ladle 1925
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Fruitbowl on footed stand with ladle Large pinch-built globular vessel, mounted on a tall leg with supportive stretchers between, the ladle of elegant broad form with scrolling terminal. Decorated with applied & carved panels of fruiting vine pendant from a raised stem acting as the rim, the whole glazed in a mottled blue with patches of green to the low relief decoration. Signed &...

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Tureen with Incised Carnation, undated
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Tureen with incised carnation Pinch-built tureen, on four squared feet, the lid with a simple loop handle. Decorated to the lid with two incised carnation flowers with brown iron oxide highlighting. Signed but not dated. Size: 16cm wide Item #31 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-49 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-48 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-50 Clem Ainslie, Harvey School - Carnation tureen Clem Ainslie, Harvey School – Carnation tureen ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-51...

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Child’s Plate with Koala 1931
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Childs’ Plate with Koala Pinch-built on four short feet. Decorated in high relief with a gum branch with leaves & nuts, supporting a small koala, a lifesize beetle on the rim glazed in yellow, the leaves green on a sky blue ground. Signed & dated 1931 Size: 20×16.5 cm Item #21 “Made for me at four! Mum made more of these for other people…”...

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Squat Amphora, undated
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  Squat Amphora Thickly potted pinch-built globular vessel with sharp shoulder, thick tall neck with arching handles to the shoulder, standling on four angular feet. Glazed in a curious thick yellow/white/purple glaze. Signed but not dated. Size: 23cm wide Item...

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Blue Pear Vase 1925
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Blue Pear Vase Pinch-pot pear shaped vessel with integrated square neck, the rim circular with twin handles arching to the shoulders. Decorated with Art Nouveau style low relief strapwork, glazed in a mottled blue with a patch of green and evidence of kiln dirt to one side. Signed & dated 1925 Size: 20cm high Item #27 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Blue Pear...

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Brown Pear Vase 1926
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Brown Pear Vase Pinch-pot pear shaped vessel with integrated square neck, the rim circular with twin handles arching to the shoulders. Decorated with Art Nouveau style low relief strapwork, glazed in a mottled brown. Signed & dated 1926 Size: 25cm high Item #26 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-62 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Brown Pear Vase 1926Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – Brown Pear Vase 1926 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-63...

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Pin Dish with Gumleaves 1934
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Pin Dish with Gumleaves Pinch-built on short feet. Decorated with applied gumleaves and nuts, glazed in green and yellow on a blue ground. Signed & dated 1934 Size: 12.5cm wide Item #28 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-86 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-87 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Pin Dish with GumleavesClem Ainslie – Harvey School – Pin Dish with Gumleaves ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-90 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - mark on Gumleaf pindish...

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The Gerbera Vase 1929
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Gerbera Vase Asymmetric pinch-built, with short flared rim. Glazed in a deep blue. Signed & dated 1929 Size: 9cm high Item #30     Clem Ainslie Harvey School - The Gerbera VaseClem Ainslie Harvey School – The Gerbera Vase ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-244 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School- mark on The Gerbera Vase 1929Clem Ainslie – Harvey School- mark on The Gerbera Vase 1929      ...

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Exercise 3, Concave vase 1923
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Concave Vase, Exercise 3 Pinch-pot, on four ball feet. Cut & stippled with a stylized flower pattern. Signed but undated, almost certainly 1923. Size: 9.5cm high Item #12 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-147 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-148 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Exercise 3, Concave Vase 1923Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – Exercise 3, Concave Vase 1923...

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Gumleaf Basket in blue 1932
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Gumleaf basket Pinch-built with overhead handle. Decorated with applied gumleaves and clusters of nuts to the handle junctions, glazed in a deep blue. Signed & dated 1932 Size: 13cm wide Item #29 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Gumleaf BasketClem Ainslie – Harvey School – Gumleaf Basket 1932 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-a-1-12 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-80 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-81...

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Cufflink Tray, undated
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Cufflink Tray Slab-built, of octagonal form with low walls, on four ball feet. Glazed in a mottled purple/pink. Signed, but not dated Size: 11.5x9cm Item #40 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-82 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - cufflink trayClem Ainslie – Harvey School – cufflink tray ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-84 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-85 “This was a present for dad, to put his cufflinks in”  ...

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Blue Box with Trees 1927
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Blue box with trees Slab-built rectangular box & lid, with loop handle and on four squared feet. Decorated in dark brown/black slip with landscapes of low hills and water, large trees in the foreground, and four flying gulls to the lid, the whole on a deep blue ground. Signed & dated 1927 Size: 21.5 x 13cm Item #35 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School -...

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Gumleaf & Bug Jug 1926
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Gumleaf & Bug jug Pinch-built jug with broad sweeping lip. Applied with lifelike gumleaves & nuts, a large beetle to the handle, glazed in a mottled blue. Note the kiln damage to the handle, probably the reason it was kept and not sold. Signed & dated 1926 Size: 22cm spout to handle Item #4 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-258 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-260 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-261 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-262 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-264 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-265 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-263...

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Blue Box no.2, 1930
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Blue Box no. 2 Slab-built. Decorated with inset panels and leaf corner motifs. Signed & dated 1930 Size:  16x14cm Item #37 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-309 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Blue Box 2Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – Blue Box 2 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-311 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-312 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-313 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-314 “These tureens were  used constantly, on the table with the vegetables, mum would heat them in hot water before filling them...

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Blue Box no.3, 1925
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Blue Box no. 3 Slab-built. Decorated with inset panels and leaf corner motifs. Signed & dated 1925 Size:  15x14cm Item #36 “These tureens were  used constantly, on the table with the vegetables, mum would heat them in hot water before filling them for the table…..”...

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Blue Box no.1, 1929
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Blue Box no. 1 Slab-built. Decorated with inset panels and leaf corner motifs. Signed & dated 1929 Size:  15x14cm Item #38 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - box 1Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – Blue Box 1 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-322 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-323 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-324 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-326 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-325 “These tureens were  used constantly, on the table with the vegetables, mum would heat them in hot water before filling them for...

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The Egyptian Vase 1927
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  The Egyptian Vase Slab-built, of tall Egyptian pylon form with flarred rim, on four angular feet. Slip-decorated in black on a mottled brown clay ground in the Egyptian style with continuous a freize of figures holding offerings, walking to the left through tall lotus blooms, the rim with a border of stylized flower heads. Signed & dated 1927. Size: 21cm high Item #19 Clem...

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The Egyptian Box 1927
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  The Egyptian Box Slab-built of pyramidal form, with flattend lid having flarring corners, on four angular feet. Slip-decorated in grey-blue on an opaque white ground in the Egyptian style with continuous a freize of figures holding offerings, walking to the left through tall lotus blooms, the lid with a border of stylized flower heads, the large knop modelled as a sphinx. Signed & dated...

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Zoomorphic Jug 1933
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Zoomorphic Jug Pinch-built jug with covered in spout, on four short feet. The spout stylized as a mouth, with stylized strapwork to rim and foot, and curious peaks giving it an animal-like appearance, the whole glazed in a mottled brown glaze. Signed & dated 1933. Size: 14.5cm spout-to-handle. Item #15 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Zoomorphic Jug 1933Clem Ainslie – Harvey School –...

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The Ainslie Tea Service 1923
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The Ainslie tea service, Exercise 6   Pinch-built with carved low relief strapwork in the Art Noveau style. Incised to cartouche on either face, ‘CA’ and 1924. Signed faintly beneath teapot. Size – teapot is 20cm spout to handle. Item #1 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-92 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-95 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-94 Clem Ainslie - The Ainslie Tea Service 1923Clem Ainslie – Exercise 6, The Ainslie Tea Service 1923 Clem Ainslie -...

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Small Green Basket 1935
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Small green basket. Pinch-pot with high overhead loop handle. Decorated with applied gumnuts to the handle, glazed in a mottled green glaze. Signed & dated 1935 Size: 8cm wide Item #13 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-153 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-152 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Small Green Basket 1923Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – Small Green Basket 1923 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-154 This small basket has great significance for Clem’s daughter: it was...

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Honeypot, Exercise 2, 1923
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Butterfly Honeypot, Exercise 2 Slab built, on four short feet. Impressed & incised with a large butterfly motif, Signed but undated, almost certainly 1923. Size: 11.5cm high Item #6 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-106 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-101 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Exercise No. 2, Honeypot 1923Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – Exercise No. 2, Honeypot 1923 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-103 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Exercise 2, Honey Pot 1923Clem...

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Green Dragon Jug 1925
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Green Dragon Jug & stand Pinch built with globular body, on four small feet. Modelled with a dragon head protruding off the back rim, its snout forming the thumb-piece, and tongue continuing down the handle, the rim and foot framed by strapwork. Signed but undated, but most probably 1925 Size: 16.5cm high Item #5 “A favourite….. this jug always stood on the table full...

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Cheese pot with butterflies/moths circa 1923
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Cheese Pot with butterflies Slab built, with four short feet. Decorated with a frieze of butterflies, left in relief on a stippled ground, glazed in a mottled green. Signed, but not dated, circa 1923. Size: 10.5cm wide Item #11 “Dad liked cheese on toast, and mum made this the exact same size as the cheese tin, so it could be placed on the table...

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Honeypot with gumleaves 1933
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Honeypot with Gumleaves Pinch-pot of globular form, on four low feet. Decoration limited to naturalistic gum branch acting as a handle, with leaves and nuts, the whole glazed in streaked brown glaze. Signed & dated 1933 Size: 10cm high Item #16   Clem Ainslie - Australian Pottery - Harvey School - Honeypot 1933Clem Ainslie – Australian Pottery – Harvey School – Honeypot 1933 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-191...

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Yellow Dragon Jug 1925
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Low Dragon Jug Pinch built with globular body, on four small feet. Modelled with a dragon head protruding off the back rim, its snout forming the thumb-piece, and tongue continuing down the handle, the rim and foot framed by strapwork. Signed & dated 1925 Size: 11cm high Item #10 “This jug was  always used for the custard….” ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-131 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-132 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School...

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Blue Landscape jug, 1930
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Blue Tree Jug Small pinch-built jug, with small loop handle. Decorated with a continuous frieze of dark trees in a thick dark slip, on a deep blue ground. Signed & dated 1930 Size: 11cm spout to handle Item #14 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - jug with blue trees, 1930Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – jug with blue trees, 1930 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-159 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-160 Clem Ainslie...

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Angular Jug 1926
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Angular Jug Slab-built, with thick walls of octagonal form, low waist and tall neck & handle, which has ruptured in the kiln. Decorated in green slip with white reserves, with scrolling neo-Renaissance foliage. Signed & dated 1926. Size: 20cm high Item #17   ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-195 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-197 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-198 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-199 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-200 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School- Angular Jug 1926Clem Ainslie – Harvey School- Angular Jug...

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The Fiddlehead Jug 1937
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The Fiddlehead Jug Pinch-pot, with broad spout and loop handle, on a short ring foot. Decorated with applied and carved ‘fiddlehead’ (fern shoot spiral), glazed in a blotched brown and yellow glaze. Signed & dated 1937. Size: 16cm high Item #20 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-209 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-212 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - Fiddlehead Jug 1937 Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – Fiddlehead Jug 1937 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-211 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-210...

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Tobacco Jar – Exercise 1, 1923
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Tobacco jar, Exercise 1 Slab built, on four short feet. Impressed & incised pattern, with a pale blue & yellow glaze. Signed & dated 1923 Size: 9cm wide, 12.5cm high Item #2 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-115 Clem Ainslie -Harvey School Exercise 1Clem Ainslie -Harvey School Exercise 1 Clem Ainslie- Harvey School - exercise 1 Tobacco Jar 1923Clem Ainslie- Harvey School – exercise 1 Tobacco Jar 1923 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-116...

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The Lions-head Fruitbowl 1927
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The Lions-head Fruitbowl Straight-sided vessel on four squared feet, the rim shaped to accommodate the decoration. Applied with two low relief fruiting vine  motifs flanked by the extraordinary lions head prontomes within squared spiral brackets, the foot beneath supporting a branching fish-tail that curves back up as a handle. Signed & dated 1927 Size: 23cm wide Item #32   ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-289 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-292 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-291 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-290 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-287...

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Four Handled Vase 1926
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Four handled vase Pinch-pot with four handles attached to low rim, on short ring foot. Decorated with four low relief ribs piercing a low relief loop made by the handle terminal in an elegant Celtic-style design, with spade shaped motifs pendant from a ridge following the shoulder, the whole glazed in a mottled brown with a large blue splash to one side. Signed &...

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The Kookaburra Vase 1927
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  The Kookaburra Vase Large pinch-built vase with twin handles, on slightly spreading ring foot. Decorated in high relief with an almost life-size kookaburra, perched on a branch which continues to become one of the twig handles, with a catapillar moving away up the handle having caught the bird’s attention; the reverse with a spray of gumleaves and nuts, the rim also of twig...

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Inlaid angular vase 1925
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  Inlaid Angular Vase Slab-built, on four ball feet. Decorated in the inlaid technique, with dark geometric motifs inset into a pale clay, the whole then glazed in an opaque green glaze. Signed & dated 1925 Size: 15cm high Item #7 Clem Ainslie of the Harvey School - Inlaid angular vase 1925Clem Ainslie of the Harvey School – Inlaid angular vase 1925 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-119 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-122...

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Gumleaf Jardiniere, 1936
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ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-282 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - The Gumleaf Jardiniere 1936Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – The Gumleaf Jardiniere 1936 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-280 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-279 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-278 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-277 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-276 Clem Ainslie - Harvey School - The Gumleaf Jardiniere 1936Clem Ainslie – Harvey School – The Gumleaf Jardiniere 1936 ClemAinslie-HarveySchoolPotter-274 Pinch-built oval body with four short feet and twin handles. Decorated with a profusion of lifesize gumleaves, gumnuts, gum...

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The Crane Vase, 1924
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The Crane Vase Pinch-built vase with tall neck and angular shoulder, with two large crane heads well sculpted in high relief as the handles, a single feather stretching down either side, standing on four squared feet. Glazed in green, with blue highlights to the breast feathers and the head. Signed & dated 1924 Size: 27cm high Item # 23 “This was always used for...

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