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Saxbo B 087 (1937-1945)

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Studio: Saxbo

Designer: Gunnar Nylund (1904-1997)

Period: 1937-1945

Country: Denmark

Size: H: 10 cm [3.9 inches], W: 12cm [4.7 inches]

Details and Condition: Very decorative light brown vase in an early design by Gunnar Nylund for Saxbo. This particular vase is marked with the model number 87, the Saxbo yin-yang symbol, Saxbo Denmark used in the period from 1937-1945 and the model size IIII. 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.