1898, total height 14.25 inches high, Bird 13.25 inches high. Head marked R W Martin + Bros, London + Southall, 9-1898, base marked Martin Bros, London + Southall, 9 - 1898. Firing crack otherwise Mint. Condition (Near Mint).
A Martin Brothers Wally bird Who were the Martin Brothers? The Martin Brothers were based in London at a time of great change, and their work is considered to mark the transition between decorative Victorian ceramics and twentieth century studio pottery. This exhibition will capture the pioneering brothers’ fearless sense of experimentation.