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Offline josordoni

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Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« on: February 28, 2007, 04:38:22 PM »
You all know how challenged I am about signatures...

I reckon this modern orange vase sig reads S Carloss but googling that just seems to give me Windscreen tinting in San Carlos, and that isn't quite right somehow...

It's quite nice though, rim is very organic and lumpy which I like.  Colour is just a little bright for me though (looking out my  8) )

vase
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-5374

signature
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-5373
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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2007, 07:19:52 PM »
I think it's a J, not an S.
So it's something that Juan Carlos made at evening class???
With royal connections, it must be worth a mint :-)

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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2007, 07:45:25 PM »
Could I suggest Carglass?

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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2007, 10:09:48 PM »
I think if it was chrism, you wouldnt have a problem reading it,
it would be a very obvious name!  >:(
and gullible ars** like me would probably buy it!


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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2007, 10:28:52 PM »
Clue - The artist was one of three partners in a studio that was named after the other two partners. The studio doesn't exist any more.

Don't want to make it too easy! :)
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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2007, 10:59:30 PM »
Isn't the 2nd S just bubbles?
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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2007, 11:11:42 PM »
Isn't the 2nd S just bubbles?

Nah!  :)  J C...ass needs a second S  ;D
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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2007, 01:05:44 AM »
I thought it could read: J Corless but I'm probably wrong!  ::)

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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #8 on: March 01, 2007, 06:58:31 AM »
Carcass! ;D

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Re: Contemporary orange vase - signature help please?
« Reply #9 on: March 01, 2007, 07:05:00 AM »
Well done Cathy! :)

James Carcass was the third partner in LA Studios which used to be in Herne Hill. LA stood for Louise and Andrew (Hay). The studio closed a few years ago and Andrew Hay has been working in the midlands. James became production manager for Fusion Glass, an architectural glass producer, but I am not sure if he is still there.
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