an 'ariel' glass vase, Orrefors, Sweden 1989.
Oval shape, decorated in yellow and brown against clear glass, signed Orrefors 935770 Jan Johansson EA 1-89, Jan Johansson, height 16.7 cm.
Sivert Oldenvi Collection.
Jan Johansson (1942-2018) was a Swedish designer in glass art and silversmithing. After training at Konstfack in Stockholm, Johansson started as a designer at AGA. He then worked at Orrefors 1969-1998. His glass is characterized by clean forms with often polished decoration where he combines a sense of the contemporary with tradition.Read more