A pair of late 19th Century maiolica plates decorated with a hand painted portrait of a young gentleman in profile to one and a young lady to the other, both within a patterned border edge, painted Amalfi to one and indistinctly signed to the other, diameter 25.5cm
Will Farmer - Director
Ceramics, Glass, Oriental & Decorative Arts
Will specialises in 20th Century decorative arts covering ceramics, glass and furniture. He studied at the Birmingham School of Jewellery undertaking a combined BA Hons in silversmithing and Fine Art history. Notable finds include a Martin Brothers Stoneware bird selling for £20,500 and a rare collection of documents relating to the Stourbridge Glass Industry selling locally for over £22,000. Will is now in his eighth season as an expert on BBC's Antiques Roadshow.