A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 22
Martin Brothers Stoneware Bird Tobacco Jar, 1880
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Bird Tobacco Jar, 1880
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Bird Tobacco Jar, 1880
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Bird Tobacco Jar, 1880

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Martin Brothers Stoneware Bird Tobacco Jar, 1880

the plump bird modelled with pointed beak and webbed feet, coloured in tones of blue, green, brown and cream
height 9" — 22.8 cm.
incised under the base and head R.W. Martin / London & Southall and dated 1-1880
restored

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $28,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Christie’s, London, March 29th, 2001, lot 28