Sale 21GM01 | Lot 1051

Joseph Holdcroft Majolica Heron Large Umbrella or Stick Stand

Catalogue: The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection

Lot Details

Lot 1051
Joseph Holdcroft Majolica Heron Large Umbrella or Stick Stand
Circa 1880
Twice impressed uppercase mark J. Holdcroft, recorded as model no. 6
Standing naturalistically on one leg atop a rocky mound, holding a struggling fish in its beak, the stand formed by flaring reeds and bulrushes, further foliage at the foot raised on a circular dark-brown mound base. Height 33 inches.

Literature:
Marilyn G. Karmason with Joan B. Stacke, Majolica, A Complete History and Illustrated Survey, New York, 1989, p. 103.
Susan Weber et al., Majolica Mania: Transatlantic Pottery in England and the United States, 1850-1915, fig. 22.31.

Reference:
Victoria Bergesen, Majolica, p. 73, fig. 45.


C The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Restoration to beak, fish and a lily pads.


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The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection

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