Moomin mug

Blue [1990-1996]

Also known as Painting Moomins

Painting Moomins

This mug Blue was in production from 1990 to 1996.

 

It is also known by the name Painting Moomins. 

 

Illustrations of this mug are our beloved Moomins painting and drawing. Moominpappa is taking his painting VERY seriously! Moomintroll painting is from Tove Jansson’s comic book cover. The same picture has been used in the bottom stamp of the Moomin products by Arabia. 

Muumimuki sininen. Sininen taustaväri, ja kuvituksessa muumit taidemaalareina.

Estimated price: 125 euros (06/2018)
Mug number: 2

🇫🇮 Name in Finnish:  Sininen Muumimuki / Maalaavat muumit

🇸🇪 Name in Swedish: Mumminmug Blå

Picture © Moomin Characters Oy

Origin of the illustrations

Other illustrations are from Tove Jansson’s comic strip #20 Moomin under Sail (1959), the novel Moominpappa at Sea (1965) and comic strip #31 Artists in Moomin Valley, drawn by Tove Jansson’s brother Lars Jansson.

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