Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern Art & Design

Sat, Nov 24, 2018 12:00PM EST
Lot 319

Rare Martin Brothers Bird Vessel

Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000
This lot is from the personal collection of Mr. Byron Fink of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, accumulated over forty-plus years. Reference (similar form & technique): The Martin Brothers Potters, Malcolm Haslam, ppg, 65, 88.
Designer & Manufacturer: Robert W. Martin (English, 1843-1923); Martin Brothers
Markings: signed, marking(s); 1899
Country of Origin & Materials: UK; glazed stoneware
Dimensions(H,W,D): 11"h, 3.5"w, 4.5"d very good, possible reglaze/touchup to top of head, repair to base without restoration, production flaw to underside