R. W. Martin & Brothers - Martinware New York Monday, December 14, 2015 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Dennis Attewell, Esq., UK
    Allen Harriman and Edward Judd, Los Angeles
    Sotheby's, New York, "The Harriman Judd Collection: British Art Pottery," January 22, 2001, lot 204
    Private collection, UK

  • Exhibited

    "The Martin Brothers Potters," Sotheby's Belgravia, London, September 16-October 14, 1978

  • Literature

    The Martin Brothers Potters, exh. cat., Sotheby's Belgravia, London, 1978, cat. no. 199
    Malcolm Haslam, The Martin Brothers Potters, London, 1978, illustrated p. 107, fig. 163


Fantastic feathered bird jar and cover

June 1887
Salt-glazed stoneware, stained wood.
13 in. (33 cm) high
Collar incised with R.W. Martin + Brothers/London + Southall 6-1887, base incised with R.W. Martin + Bros/LONDON+/SOUTHALL and an interior applied firm's printed paper label with R.W. MARTIN & BRO'S/ART POTTERS, 16, BROWNLOW STREET./HIGH HOLBORN and "MARTIN-WARE." Notices :- bibliographical listings printed paper label.

$50,000 - 70,000 

Sold for $62,500

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New York Auction 15 December 2015 11am