Designers - Joan Gray 1918 - 2001
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The daughter of AE Gray from his second marriage. Joan was a designer and journalist prior to her marriage to Ronald Bailey, a senior British diplomat, whose career took them to many parts of the world. Joan Gray trained at Burslem School of Art, achieving success in craft and design in a number of disciplines.

DESIGNS
Joan designed items in the buff-bodied wares of the mid-to-late 1930s such as wall pockets for flowers
(Illustration 21), single and double free-standing cornucopia (Illustration 22) and large circular wall plaques with relief moulded sailing ships (Illustration 23).

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Illustration 21. Click image for larger version
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Illustration 22. Click image for larger version