'THE LUCKY MASTER CAT'
DESIGNED BY LOUIS WAIN, 1929
a large pottery spill vase modelled as a seated black cat, painted with meow meow notes, in shades of red and yellow on a black ground impressed factory marks, printed made in England (restoration to body)
11.2in (29cm) high
'The Lucky Master Cat' is one of a series of cats, dogs and pigs produced in two sizes, the more common 14cm size and this the larger, rarer figure. This and also 'The Lucky Mascot Cat' were inspired by Egyptian characters.