Locke & Co Worcester Sugar Castor – Artist Signed – Walter Stinton c.1895.Porcelains
A lovely hand painted Locke & Co. Worcester shaker with a painted colourful Pheasant bird on the front. The painting was done by Walter Stinton from the famous Stinton family of Worcester painters.
The shaker has a silver-plated top & collar.
Locke & Co. Worcester marks on bottom date circa 1895-1900. Signed W. Stinton to the lower right of the Pheasant.
Walter Stinton was born in the late 1860s and was John seniors fourth son. He started at the Grainger factory as a landscape painter where he produced many scenes of New Zealand, copied from other pictures. He later moved to the short lived Locke factory where he became known as a fine painter of gamebirds.
Measures 5 1/2 inches high.
Excellent condition. No chips, cracks or repairs.
1 in stock