Home past auctions Contemporary Ceramics 14 - 17 May 2012 6 Samuel Haile Dish, circa 1947


(British, 1909-1948)
Dish, circa 1947
Stoneware, cream slip trailed design of an abstract Surrealist style figure with a fish, beneath a thick amber glaze, impressed maker's seal
H 5.4cm, D 28.5cm
Provenance: Private Collection, London Literature: Oliver Watson, 'British Studio Pottery', Phaidon 1990; p.277. The Surrealist abstract figure resembles the impressed mark occassionally used by Haile as seen on item 245 and referenced on p.189.

Perfect condition with no damage or restoration

Estimate :

£300 - £400

Item not sold:

Reserve was not met

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Bidding Ended :

Thursday, 17 May 2012 14:10:00

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