Axel Johann Salto - Important Nordic Design London Wednesday, September 26, 2012 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Antik, New York

  • Literature

    Axel Salto, Den Spirende Stil, Copenhagen, 1949, pp. 88, 93 for similar examples
    Pierre Lübecker, Salto, Copenhagen, 1952, n.p. for a similar example


Large vase in the 'sprouting' style

Stoneware, Sung and Solfatara glazes.
38.3 cm (15 1/8 in) high
Produced by Royal Copenhagen, Denmark. Crown and 'ROYAL COPENHAGEN DENMARK' stamp in green under the glaze with painted blue wave mark and '21332', incised in the body 'SALTO' and '154 / H'.

£35,000 - 45,000 ‡ ♠

Sold for £87,650

Important Nordic Design

27 September 2012