Timo Sarpaneva - Nordic Masters London Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Kaj Kalin, Sarpaneva, Helsinki, 1986, pp. 268-69
    Jennifer Hawkins Opie, Scandinavia: Ceramics & Glass in the Twentieth Century, exh. cat., Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1989, p. 78, no. 238
    Marianne Aav and Eeva Viljanen, eds., Iittala: 125 Years of Finnish Glass Complete History with all Designers, Helsinki, 2006, p. 230
    Marianne Aav, Ebba Brännback and Eeva Viljanen, eds., Timo Sarpaneva Collection, Helsinki, 2006, p. 89

  • Catalogue Essay

    Phillips wishes to thank Kaisa Koivisto, Chief Curator of The Finnish Glass Museum, for her assistance with the cataloguing of the present lot.

Property from an Important Finnish Glass Collection


‘Archipelago’ sculptures

Clear glass.
Largest: 36 x 20.8 x 8.5 cm (14 1/8 x 8 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.)
Produced by Iittala, Helsinki, Finland. Top edge of each with manufacturer's printed label i/MADE IN FINLAND and underside incised with TIMO SARPANEVA.

£4,000 - 6,000 

Sold for £5,000

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Nordic Masters

London Auction 21 September 2016