A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 92
Martin Brothers Stoneware Medallion, c.1885-90
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Medallion, c.1885-90

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Martin Brothers Stoneware Medallion, c.1885-90

inscribed ‘ROSA’ and incised with flower sprigs and a narrow border, coloured in shades of brown and blue
diameter 1.6" — 4 cm.
incised marks W.F. Martin / London / & / Southall

Estimate $250-$350

Realised: $336
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Made for Rose Thornycroft, to whom Walter became engaged in 1885

Literature:

Haslam, Malcolm, The Martin Brothers Potters, p.105-106 and p.155, fig.250

Provenance:

Label with Richard Dennis, Martin Brothers Pottery Exhibition, 1978, No.710