Early 'Savoy' Vase, Model no. 9750

Alvar Aalto
1930s
Ref. 15457

Wood mould-blown green tinted glass. From the "Eskimoerindens skinnbuxa" sketch series, designed 1936. The vase was shown in the Finnish Pavilion, which Aalto also designed, at the Paris World Exposition in 1937.

Literature:
Domus (Milan), no. 125, May 1938, p. 36
Jennifer Hawkins Opie, Scandinavia: Ceramics & Glass in the Twentieth Century, London, 1989, p. 23, fig. 189
Eva B. Ottillinger, Alvar Aalto, Möbel: Die Sammlung Kossdorff, Vienna, 2002, p. 74, fig. 76
Thomas Kellein, ed. alvar & aino aalto. design collection bischofberger, exh. cat., Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Zurich, 2005, pp. 213-14

Produced by Karhula.


H.13cm/5,1''


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