Grotesque Face Jug 1891 Martin Brothers

Unique Stoneware Grotesque Face Jug 1891

By Robert Wallace a rare face jug of globular shape, sculptured to the front with a grinning face with pointy ears, surrounded by vine leaves in buff, ochre and brown 8 in ( 20 cm) high.

incised: RW Martin & Bros, London Southall 9-1891

With Richard Dennis 1978 exhibition sticker.

Originally Illustrated in The Martin Brothers Pottery by Malcolm Haslam, published by Richard Dennis page 92 fig 131.

Harriman Judd Collection