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Alvar Aalto
(Finland, 1898-1976)
Alvar aalto, a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by karhula, finland 1930's.
Alvar aalto, a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by karhula, finland 1930's.
Alvar aalto, a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by karhula, finland 1930's.
Alvar aalto, a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by karhula, finland 1930's.
Alvar aalto, a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by karhula, finland 1930's.
Alvar aalto, a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by karhula, finland 1930's.
Alvar aalto, a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by karhula, finland 1930's.
Alvar aalto, a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by karhula, finland 1930's.

a mould blown glass vase, part of the 'Eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series, by Karhula, Finland 1930's.

Brown tinted glass, blown into a wooden mould, signed Alvar Aalto - Karhula. Measurements 30,5 x 28 cm, height 24,5 cm.

A few small rim chips.

Droit de suite: No
Estimate: 

40 000 - 50 000 SEK

3 795 - 4 744 EUR

Hammer price: 
150 000 SEK
Literature

Pirkko Tuukkanen (ed), 'Alvar Aalto Designer', Alvar Aalto Museum 2002, compare variants of this model in green glass, p 196, 199.

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The model was designed in 1936 as part of the 'Eskimoerindens skinnbuxa' series which won first prize in a design competition organized by the Karhula - Iittala Glassworks in 1936.

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Camilla Behrer
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Camilla Behrer
Specialist Design and 20th Century Works of Art
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