A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 3
Martin Brothers Stoneware Two-Handled Loving Cup, 1888
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Two-Handled Loving Cup, 1888
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Two-Handled Loving Cup, 1888

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Martin Brothers Stoneware Two-Handled Loving Cup, 1888

of tapering cylinder form, incised and painted with fish and eels amongst seaweed
height 6.3" — 16 cm.
incised R.W. Martin & Bros. / London & Southall and dated 6-1888

Estimate $1,200-$1,600

Realised: $5,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

Illustrated by Malcolm Haslam in The Martin Brothers Potters, 1978, p.78

Provenance:

Roy Aitken Collection, Sotheby’s London, April 19th, 1978, lot 126

Exhibited:

Richard Dennis, Martin Brothers Pottery Exhibition, 1978, No. 205