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REYNELL, Gladys

Also known as: née Reynell, Gladys Osborne

Born: 4/09/1881

Died: 16/11/1956

Special Achievements:

Gladys Reynell was South Australia's first studio potter and the first Australian artist to apply modernist principles to the crafts.

Additional Information:

She was also an accomplished painter and printmaker.


Resources

  • References

    Nunn, Louise.  "Ahead of her time."  The Advertiser 8 July 2006:  page unknown.


  • Image - Gladys Reynell, approximately 1900

    Gladys Reynell, pioneer Australian potter who contributed to the concept of Studio Pottery, her pottery being notable for amalgamating Modernism with Aboriginal art.

    State Library of South Australia. No known copyright restrictions.


  • Image - Australian potter Gladys Reynell in a rowboat, undated photograph.

    Wikipedia: File:Gladys Reynell in a rowboat.jpg. Fair use.