MorrisWare vase by George Cartlidge, hand painted with stylised motifs

MorrisWare vase by George Cartlidge, hand painted with stylised motifs

Code: 10115

Dimensions:

W: 12cm (4.7")H: 23cm (9.1")

£195.00 Approx $249.04, €213.82

Description

A stylish Morris Ware vase designed by George Cartlidge, hand-painted with stylised, butterfly-style motifs in shades of cream, light blue, purple and emerald green. With printed factory mark and facsimile signature.

Sampson Hancock’s & Sons was founded in 1857 in Tunstall, Staffordshire. Designs were tube-lined and often resemble the work of William Moorcroft. From the end of World War I until the company’s closure in 1937, the majority of designs were the work of George Cartlidge, F.X. Abraham and Edith Gater.

Condition Report

Good condition – minor restoration to a small area of base rim edge, fine crazing under close inspection.