Tapio Wirkkala - Nordic Design London Wednesday, September 30, 2015 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Marianne Aav, Rosa Barovier Mentasti and Gordon Bowyer, et al., Tapio Wirkkala - eye, hand and thought, exh. cat., Museum of Art and Design, Helsinki, 2000, p. 362
    Heikki Matiskainen, ed., Tapio Wirkkala: A Poet in Glass and Silver, Collection Kakkonen, exh. cat., Finnish Glass Museum, Riihimäki, 2013, p. 360, fig. 25


Large bowl, model no. TW 117

Precious metal.
28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.) diameter
Handmade to order and produced by Kultakeskus Oy, Hämeenlinna, Finland. Underside marked with artist's mark, maker's mark, Finnish assay mark, purity mark 916H, Hämeenlinna city mark, date mark O7 and KÄSITYÖ. Gross weight 531.6 grams.

£4,000 - 6,000 

Contact Specialist
Madalena Horta e Costa
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+44 20 7318 4019

Nordic Design

London Auction 1 October 2015