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Vase

Designer:
Viktor Lindstrand (Swedish, Gothenburg 1904–1983 Kosta)
Manufacturer:
Orrefors Glasbruk
Date:
1939
Culture:
Swedish
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 8-1/16 in. (20.5 cm.)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1939
Accession Number:
39.154.4
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (outside bottom): Lindstrand - 39

Marking: (outside bottom) ORREFORS-SWEDEN-ARIEL--Nº 113 A 1
Sweden House, Inc. (1939; sold to MMA)

New York World's Fair, Swedish Pavilion. April 30, 1939–October 27, 1940.

Preston Remington. "Contemporary Swedish and Danish Decorative Arts." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 35 (May 1940), p. 104.

R. Craig Miller. Modern Design in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1890–1990. New York, 1990, ill. p. 141.



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