Gunnar Nylund Rectangular Chamotte Lamp
Square table lamp in chamotte stoneware by Gunnar Nylund for Rörstrand, 1940–1950s. Yellow lustre glaze, brass fittings and twisted off-white textile cord. This unusual and very decorative model is perfect for narrow windowsills or shelves since the base and shade have less depth than a circular model. Oval natural linnen shade included.
- Measures: Height of the ceramic base is 16 cm
- Design: Gunnar Nylund
- Maker: Rörstrand
- Material: Chamotte stoneware, yellow lustre glaze
- Deep stamped: Rörstrand, Sverige, Chamotte, Nylund
- Shade: Oval shade in white linnen
- Condition: In great vintage condition, only light signs of ware.
- Wiring: New wiring by professional. Off-white textile cord, brass fittings and earthed eu-plug.
Gunnar Nylund (1904-1997)
Gunnar Nylund was a Danish-Finnish painter, designer and sculptor. His parents were the well known Finnish sculptor Felix Nylund and the Danish born artist Fernanda Jacobson-Nylund.
In 1925, Nylund began architectural studies in Copenhagen. However, he soon left to begin work at Bing & Gröndahl's porcelain factory. In 1929, he quit B&G to start his own ceramic studio, in Saxbo, along with chemist Nathalie Krebs. Nylund was responsible for shaping the goods while Krebs did the glazing and firing.
After an exhibition in Stockholm, Nylund was offered the position as Artistic Director at Rörstrand. At Rörstrand, he received great support for his modern ideas and made his most important contributions as an artist. He was employed at Rörstrand for most of the early 1930's and remained until mid 1950's.
Nylund is regarded as one of the most important ceramists of the 20th century.
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