Vase with Blue and Green Layers, Vicke Lindstrand for Kosta 1950s
Item e7115

A vintage art glass vase designed by Vicke Lindstrand and manufactured by Kosta Glasbruk ca. 1950s. The vase features blue and a green glass layers with clear glass overlay and a blue lines mesh inbetween. The vase is signed with 'Kosta LH 1587'.

Vicke Lindstrand (1904 - 1983) is considered one of the pioneers of the Swedish glass art scene. He also showed his feel for contemporary trends as a ceramic artist and painter. He celebrated his first international successes at the World Exhibition in Stockholm 1930. Vicke Lindstrand´s design works were part of the art competitions at the Summer Olympics in 1932 and 1936. He worked as a trend-setting designer for Orrefors and Kosta. In his final decade Vicke Lindstrand worked together with Hanne Dreutler and Arthur Zirrnsack at Studio Glashyttan in Ahus.

Width: 3.54" (9 cm)
Height: 5.12" (13 cm)
Depth: 1.77" (4.5 cm)

Literature Reference:
Mark Ian Jones, Vicke Lindstrand, On The Periphery, Uppsala 2016, page 272

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