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Greg Payce

KRATER, 1994
Collection of the Burlington Art Centre.
Purchased through a donation from Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Leggat, 1996.

A krater is a "vase of classical antiquity having a large round body and a wide mouth and used for mixing wine and water." Webster's. This one is decorated with Chinese characters on a black background, with music flowing around the pot below its shoulder behind decorative arches; background colour is speckled brown, blue and yellow.

Greg Payce in Japanese
KRATER in Japanese
KRATER description in Japanese

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