Edward Woodward Fine Turned Cedar Wood Fruit Bowl

£140.00




A nice looking rustic carved and turned Cedar Wood large Fruit Bowl.

The bowl has a smooth shallow concave shape, apart for a band along the top edge, which is striated. The wood has a nice golden colour and is in very nice condition and is marked underneath Deodar Cedar and Mike Wilson. It was bought at an auction of property that had belonged to the famous international actor Edward Woodward and his actress wife Michele Dotrice, together with a number of personal items also listed for sale in this shop.

Edward Albert Arthur Woodward, OBE (1930 – 2009) was an English actor and singer. After graduating from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Woodward began his career on stage. Throughout his career, he appeared in productions in both the West End of London and on Broadway in New York City. He came to wider attention from 1967 in the title role of the British television spy drama Callan, earning him the 1970 British Academy Television Award for Best Actor. Woodward starred as Police Sergeant Neil Howie in the 1973 cult British horror film The Wicker Man, and in the title role of the 1980 Australian biopic Breaker Morant. From 1985 to 1989, Woodward starred as British ex-secret agent and vigilante Robert McCall in the American television series The Equalizer, earning him the 1986 Golden Globe Award for Best Television Drama Actor. He was married to the actress Michele Dotrice.

Mike Wilson is a well known current wood craftsman.

Size: 46 x 8.5 cm (18 1/8 x 3 3/8 inches)
Weight: 1840 g