Our stock: william moorcroft initially employed by james macintyre’s in burslem after a distinguished training in stoke and london, william moorcroft developed a formidable reputation as a designer and his work was sought after by leading companies of the day such as liberty & co and tiffany’s. A fine piece of moorcroft pottery incised and brush signed by william moorcroft dating to the 1920's it measures 6 by 6 inches excellent condition. You are bidding for this beautiful moorcroft pottery anemone flowers bowl signed william moorcroft you are bidding on a moorcroft vase made in england defective goods must be returned within days from the delivery date see complete description. Yours looks to be signed by william (initials rather than full name) dating moorcroft pottery in reply to mr2real jul 12, 2013 3:52:43 am supreme-antique s. 1930's william moorcroft natural pottery vase impressed moorcraft, signature and potter to hm the queen moorcroft got the royal warrant in 1928 so it helps with dating.
A guide to moorcroft marks and identifying dates for moorcroft pottery the moorcroft pottery has mainly remained in the hands of one family since its creation and moorcroft mark changes have been quite few the main moorcroft marks changed as william moorcroft moved from macintyre & co, at the end of the 19th century and then when walter moorcroft took over from his father. Sh123 - an important collection of moorcroft pottery from the estate of mary smart auction details william moorcroft for liberty & co vase, c 1912. Pottery made between 1928 and 1949 has the full signature of william moorcroft, a burslem stamp and a made in england stamp from 1950 on, most moorcroft pottery is stamped with a moorcroft initial and signature, as well as a made in england stamp. The earlier florian range by william moorcroft is the most desirable and often reaches very high prices in auction, whereas the moorcroft powder blue items seem to be the most affordable of the range.
Genuine antique moorcroft pottery from trusted antique dealers this is a lovely william moorcroft flambe lustre slipper orchid vase of baluster form with superb . William moorcroft (1872-1945) had a classic british art potter’s training, beginning in his home town of burslem, the cradle of staffordshire ceramics, continuing in london at the national art training school, and concluding with a term of creative schooling in paris. W moorcroft liberty & co pomegranate tudric bowl william moorcroft vase - orchid vase c1918-1929 impressive moorcroft freesia yellow top vase art nouveau mcintyre moorcroft peacock jug rare moorcroft leaf & blackberries flambe vase a rare moorcroft spanish pattern lidded box. Moorcroft pottery one of the last independent pottery producers in england, moorcroft pottery designs employ a unique glazing process the process was established by william moorcroft, the company’s founder, in the late 1800s. Shop william moorcroft pottery quality pieces at fair prices madelena antiques and collectibles discerningly picked fantastically delivered.
In 1913, william moorcroft then set up his own factory at cobridge with staff from macintyres, and backed by a financial arrangement with liberty & co of london, the business succeeded much of the output was sold through liberty & co and tiffany in new york city. William moorcroft pottery cobalt blue iris pitcher quirky antiques get alerts when there are new arrivals for vintage by maker porcelain & pottery moorcroft . Moorcroft museum the moorcroft museum offers a fascinating glimpse into the design history of this unique art pottery the age of the collection spans over 120 years, including examples of william moorcroft’s very first creations made during his time at james macintyre & co, the ceramic manufacturer who first employed him. The reputation of james macintyre & co moorcroft pottery was established quickly - moorcroft pottery wares were an immediate hit with customers, which caused tensions between the firm's young designer, william moorcroft, whose fame grew, and the firm's founder, james macintyre, who remained a relative unknown. Founder william moorcroft first began work as a pottery designer in the late 19th century when he joined james macintyre & company moorcroft was an innovative artistic voice there, and made a splash with his nature-rich motifs.
Buy william moorcroft pottery designs and ceramics including moorcroft vases, jars, teapots and more from andrew muir, a leading moorcroft dealer. Why the queen was potty about moorcroft william moorcroft: behind the glaze by neil swindells (wm publications £30) william began a golden period of art pottery manufacture, from the . Learn about moorcroft william moorcroft was employed by staffordshire pottery manufacturers james macintyre & co ltd as a designer in 1897, and after a year he was responsible for the company's art pottery studio. William moorcroft, 1872-1945 was born in burslem staffordshire, the son of thomas moorcroft china painter and designer at ejd bodley's hill pottery after the death of his father in 1886, william moorcroft studied at the burslem school of art and in 1895 moved to the national art training school, later to become the royal college of art. Moorcroft antique & collectable: looking for moorcroft pottery was first made in burslem, england, in 1913 william moorcroft had managed the art pottery department for james macintyre & company of england from 1898 to 1913.
Moorcroft william moorcroft (1872-1945), an art school graduate and the son of a burslem china painter and designer, was first employed in 1897 as a designer for the commercial pottery and porcelain firm of james macintyre & co. Only one family pottery, arts and inset his products and the 1920's lovely large william moorcroft pottery from trusted antique pottery collection of manufacture dating on troika: november 20, 2016 - moorcroft pottery marks dating troika pottery, china, green printed or home: moorcroft pottery moorcroft enamels are assured to let her down gently. William moorcroft's designs won him a gold medal at the st louis international exhibition in 1904 each piece of pottery produced was personalised with moorcroft's own signature or initials william moorcroft and james macintyre & co ltd split up in 1913 and moorcroft founded his own factory nearby.