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Post by dantheman on July 17th 2015, 3:04 pm

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Post by dantheman on July 17th 2015, 3:07 pm

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Post by dantheman on July 17th 2015, 3:09 pm

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Post by dantheman on July 17th 2015, 3:30 pm

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Post by dantheman on July 17th 2015, 3:31 pm

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Post by denbydump on July 17th 2015, 10:28 pm

OMG a Morris bomb! are you self-harming Dan?
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Post by 22 Crawford St. on July 18th 2015, 1:04 am

When you look at them they hold your attention and they seem to remind you of things ...but your not sure what. They make you think. Beautiful plates.
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Post by dantheman on July 18th 2015, 2:40 pm

lots of the abstract Poole pottery designs were based on ordinance survey maps,often featuring traffic islands viewed from above

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Post by 22 Crawford St. on July 21st 2015, 10:19 pm

"abstracted" rather than "abstract"
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Post by NaomiM on July 22nd 2015, 12:02 am

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Crop circles!

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Post by dantheman on July 22nd 2015, 12:52 pm

22 Crawford St. wrote:"abstracted" rather than "abstract"

on the contrary, Tony was acutely aware of his surroundings when sketching for these pieces, people who knew him at that time often describe him as obsessed by whatever subject matter he focussed his attentions on.

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Post by dantheman on July 27th 2015, 1:01 pm

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Post by dantheman on October 2nd 2015, 3:35 pm

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I couldn't resist this 1999 charger when I saw it today despite wanting to thin out my collection Doh!

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Post by l33ham180 on August 22nd 2016, 4:20 pm

just seen a tile panel at a local auction house by tony morris ( maybe ) just wanted to know other peoples thoughts ?
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Post by dantheman on August 22nd 2016, 6:18 pm

20% buyers premium plus a probable £600 reserve means it is no bargain.
The eye isn't Tony's usual style so I would need to see the TM monogram before bidding anything

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Post by l33ham180 on August 22nd 2016, 7:02 pm

yeah . I did know about it coming up a while ago as I know the person who is in charge of the toy section there and he gave me the heads up . I will have to pop over and have a look myself and see what I think before even before considering a bid.
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Post by dantheman on August 22nd 2016, 7:10 pm

if it can't be proven to be by Tony in the 60's then you're on thin ice

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Post by l33ham180 on August 22nd 2016, 7:17 pm

exactly . I don't think it has his quality but unless you know for certain it might well be a leave well alone
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Post by cycladelic on August 23rd 2016, 4:58 am

The eye isn't Tony's usual style so I would need to see the TM monogram before bidding anything

And it looks later than 1965 to me... those glazes are more like 67-69ish.
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Post by l33ham180 on August 23rd 2016, 2:04 pm

spoke to my mate ollie who works there and he said there is what looks like its signed by A S Morris in the bottom left tile . I have said I will pop over for a look and see what I make of it myself . I have never seen his work signed like that and wondered if anybody else had?
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Post by dantheman on August 23rd 2016, 2:13 pm

yes I have seen 3 or 4 signed like that and all were from his first years at Poole pottery .... I think they were all on tiles too


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Post by dantheman on August 23rd 2016, 2:15 pm

dantheman wrote:pheasant


early 1960's tile panel featuring Corfe Castle in the background

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signed A S Morris

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Post by dantheman on August 23rd 2016, 2:34 pm

https://www.20thcenturyforum.com/t17537-tony-morris-poole

the harbour scene is also signes A S Morris and possibly Evening Hill was too

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Post by ppcollectables on August 23rd 2016, 4:58 pm

I also know of early tile panels signed A.S.Morris. As to value, how often do early tile panels come along ? I would take the opportunity to buy something that you won't get another chance on.
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