Yellow tinted glass still-blown into mould.
Inscribed 'Alvar Aalto - Karhula'.
This example made circa 1937–49.
Marlaine Perrochet, an interior designer who was working for Alvar Aalto in connection with the construction of Maison Louis Carré (1959) when she acquired the piece during this period.
Thomas Kellein, 'alvar & aino aalto. design: collection bischofsberger', Cologne, 2004, p. 221 for the model in white.
Produced by Karhula.