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Stool of Abuja style, by Michael Cardew

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An image of Studio Ceramics. Stool. Cardew, Michael (British, 1901-1983). Stoneware drum seat of Abuja style. Supported by six ribs only, no central vase as in some examples. Incised chevrons on the ribs. Brown-green glaze with an abstract sgraffito design on the upper surface through to a white slip, presumably zircon. Before 1971. Acquisition: Dr John Shakeshaft Bequest.

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Studio Ceramics. Stool. Cardew, Michael (British, 1901-1983). Stoneware drum seat of Abuja style. Supported by six ribs only, no central vase as in some examples. Incised chevrons on the ribs. Brown-green glaze with an abstract sgraffito design on the upper surface through to a white slip, presumably zircon. Before 1971. Acquisition: Dr John Shakeshaft Bequest.

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  • Accession Number: C.110-2016
  • © The estate of Michael Cardew. Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/16.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Katie Young
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 841 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 571.55kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 200
  • Fnumber: 16/1

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20th Century _WF_Copyright _WF_Shakeshaft art pottery British Cardew drum seat Fitz_AA furniture glazed green incised Michael Cardew pottery seat sgraffito stoneware stool studio ceramics

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