Aluminium and Brass Brutalist style Decorative Ashtray by David Marshall (circa 1980s)
This aluminium and brass brutalist style decorative ashtray by David Marshall is weighty and wonderfully tactile with the maker's mark impressed lightly on the aluminium side. This piece is in very good vintage condition with characterful marks consistent with its age and usage.
About the Artist: More than fifty years ago, attracted by the climate, light and magnificent scenery David Marshall left his native Scotland, settled in southern Spain and commenced his artistic career. Inspired by the mountainous surroundings and all the detritus of nature – David developed a thriving design business working with institutional and private clients worldwide. His metal works from the 1970s have become iconic and are now seriously collectible pieces.
H 6 cm (2.4")
L 15 cm (5.9")
W 12 cm (4.7")