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Cactus Exhibition (Kaktusutstallningen)

Designer:
Edward Hald (Swedish, Stockholm 1883–1980)
Manufacturer:
Orrefors Glasbruk
Date:
1926
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Vase: H. 7-1/4, Diam. 7-5/8 in. (18.4 x 19.4 cm.); Tray: Diam. 8-3/4 in. (22.2 cm.)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1927
Accession Number:
27.96.3ab
Not on view
Inscription: Signed, dated, and inscribed (on base): Orrefors. Hald. 562.26 / W E
the manufacturer, Orrefors Glasbruk, Orrefors, Sweden (until 1927; sold to MMA)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Exhibition of Swedish Contemporary Decorative Arts," January 18–February 27, 1927, under no. 29 (p. 34).

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Century of Design, Part ll: 1925-1950," May 9–October 29, 2000, no catalogue.

Erik Wettergren. The Modern Decorative Arts of Sweden. Rev. English ed. (French ed., 1925). Malmö, 1926, p. 26.

"Europaisches Kunstgewerbe 1027: Betrachtungen nur Leipzieger Ausstellung." Deutsche Kunst und Dekoration 60 (August 1927), ill. p. 354.



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