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Saxbo 003 (1949-1968)

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Studio: Saxbo

Designer: Gunnar Nylund (1904-1997)

Period: 1950’s

Country: Denmark

Size: H: 6 cm [2.4 inches], W: 12 cm [4.7 inches]

Details and Condition: Green glaze bowl by Gunnar Nylund for Saxbo. Marked with the Saxbo yin-yang symbol encircled, the model number 3 and three lines (model size), and “Saxbo Denmark , four dots (mark of Sigurd Kjær (Saxbo's master turner) and an inverted 2 (production year indication). The yin-yang symbol encircled was used in the period from 1949-1968. Eva Staehr-Nielsen joined Saxbo in June 1932. For almost 20 years from 1932-1952 she was Saxbo’s only artist designer and although other designer brought some renewal of production, the ceramist representing the company's artistic profile, is Eva Stæhr-Nielsen to whom the classic Saxbo style should be attributed. Saxbo (1930-1968) is now widely recognized as one of the finest independent ceramic workshops in Scandinavia with a wide and far ranging influence on several generations of ceramicists. Today, pieces are included in the collections of the Copenhagen Industrial Arts Museum, The Swedish National Museum, the New York Museum of Modern Art and the New York Metropolitan Museum of Arts.






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