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    Sale 7656

    Nordic Art

    15 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 80

    Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1989-1976)

    LARGE SAVOY VASE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1989-1976)
    Large Savoy Vase
    designed 1936-1937, produced circa 1950 by Iittala, iron mold-blown glass
    11¾ in. (30 cm.) high; 11¾ in. (30 cm.) wide
    underside engraved Alvar Aalto 3031


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    Literature

    H. Cantz, Alvar & Aino Aalto Design: Collection Bischofberger, Bielefeld, 2004, p.217 (example illustrated).