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Nils Thorsson (Løvspring)

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Manufacturer: Aluminia

Designer: Nils Thorsson (1898-1975)

Period: 1943/44

Country: Denmark

Size: H: 17 cm [6.7 inches], W: 12 cm [4.7 inches]

Details and Condition: A rare pair of Nils Thorsson vases from the “Løvspring” series with leaf decorations designed by Nils Thorsson during WWII. Bottom is marked with the Royal Copenhagen stamp and the model number 2338Aluminia. Thorsson worked at Royal Copenhagen for over sixty years and, in that time designed at least three production lines of which Marselis was one of them for Aluminia in the 1950’s. Thorson always applied clean and elegant forms and his designs for Marselis are among the finest mid-century modernist production ceramics.