(born Gustafsson), "Kalatorilla market", a cut, engraved and sand blasted smoked glass bowl, Riihimäki, Finland 1937.
Engraved signature G.Gustafsson - Erkki Käppi. Oy Riihimäki -37. Measurements ca 13,5 x 13,5 cm, height 9,5 cm.
Some minor scratches, corners with tiny chips, one corner with small hit mark.
30 000 - 40 000 SEK
The model was shown at the Paris Expo in 1937. Gunnel Gustafsson-Nyman was awarded with a Grand Prix.
Gunnel Nyman, The Bulletin of the Finnish Glass Museum, Lastitutkimuksia, glassresearch IV (1987), see the model illustrated, catalogue no 13, p 82.
Kurt Ekholm, "Glas och keramik i Finland", Svenska hem i ord och bilder, 1938, see the model illustrated p 193: "Torghandel" skål av Gunnel Gustafsson-Nyman, Riihimäki.