Grotesque and smiling armadillo

April 1894
Salt-glazed stoneware.
11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm) long
Underside incised with 4-1894/Martin Bros./London + Southall.

Sotheby & Co., London, "Nineteenth Century English Pottery and Porcelain," October 30,
1969, lot 82
R. Bescoby, Esq., UK
Jordan-Volpe Gallery, New York
Private collection, UK
Sylvia Powell, London, 1996
Private collection, UK

Cosmo Monkhouse, "Some Original Ceramists," The Magazine of Art, Vol. V., London, 1882,
p. 444 for a drawing of a similar example
J.F. Blacker, Nineteenth-Century English Ceramic Art, London, 1911, p. 382 for a drawing of
a similar example