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Post  Ev Thu 12 Feb - 17:58

The Artist....
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Post  HeatherT Thu 12 Feb - 21:41

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Jim and Manos have told me that it was common for Carpay to sign only the main piece "Handwerk" if it was a set, ie coffee pot and mugs. You will see on the bottom of this mug the letters hand painted, these numbers represent the shape number of the mug, and it was Carpay's practice to paint these numbers on the base.

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Post  Ev Wed 15 Apr - 17:53

Any idea if those numbers on the bases relate to their shape numbers Heather?
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Post  HeatherT Wed 15 Apr - 18:10

Yes Ev, I believe they do.
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Post  Ev Wed 15 Apr - 18:15

Very Happy Thought they might after seeing the catalogue and checking the shape gallery Very Happy Very Happy
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Post  HeatherT Mon 1 Jun - 7:24

I found this interesting "piece" in the collection at Te Papa

http://collections.tepapa.govt.nz/objectdetails.aspx?oid=785183&page=4
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Post  angela156 Fri 17 Jul - 13:51

I love that person. Is it a decanter? I have never seen one of those before? Shocked Very Happy

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Post  Ev Sun 12 Aug - 13:00

I've enlarged the base of the mug above to see if the numbers are different to how I and Art & Object read them, which is 772 - 10.
What do you read them as?
There is a 772 Fruit Dish which fits better into the shapes surrounding it.

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Post  Ev Mon 13 Aug - 15:49

The mug isn't a 772 unless the number was reused, as I found a 772 in the Modellers notes refering to a cover for it with an outside fit - a lid.
Removing the mug from the Shapes Gallery now.
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