1 May 1997
THE PAUL WALTER COLLECTION
An electroplate-mounted stoneware Claret Jug
Designed by Christopher Dresser, the mounts manufactured by Hukin & Heath, the stoneware designed by Florence E. Lee, manufactured by Doulton, circa 1882
Flat hinged cover, the stoneware body set in 'crow's foot' stand
9 1/8in. (23.2cm.) high
Mounts with makers' mark and P.O.D.R. mark for 8th October 1878, underside of feet additionally stamped 2045, the stoneware with incised artist's monogram
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Cf: John Jesse and Richard Dennis, Christopher Dresser 1834-1904, The Fine Art Society Ltd., London, October 1972, Cat. No. 131.
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