A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 55
Martin Brothers Unglazed Circular Mirror  Frame, 1901
  • Martin Brothers Unglazed Circular Mirror  Frame, 1901

55

Martin Brothers Unglazed Circular Mirror Frame, 1901

moulded and etched with portraits representing the Seven Ages of Man
diameter 10.6" — 27 cm.
incised R.W. Martin Bros. Southall and dated 3-1901
restored

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $550
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

After an original by Wallace Martin, carved in 1869

Literature:

Haslam, Malcolm, The Martin Brothers Potters, 1978, p.91 and a similar frame illustrated fig.127