Get it Thu, Dec 31 - … Meget meget lidt brugsspor - ingen skår. 21. This vase was one of 60 made to be given to journalists on their visit to the factory in 1937. Tue-Sun 11-18. 1936. Alvar Aalto Aalto Vase Black 251mm Finland Iittala Arabia New RARE. Each: 30 cm (11 3/4 in) high Produced by Iittala, Finland. Watch. 11 1/2 x 12 1/4 x 11 1/4" (29.2 x 31.1 x 28.6 cm) (irreg.). The great Finnish architect Alvar Aalto was as interested in the visual details of daily life as he was in the large-scale concepts of his buildings. Gift of Clarissa … The Dream of a Museum. This vase, known variously as "The Paris Object," the "Aalto," and the "Savoy," is still in production today as a classic example of the Scandinavian avant-garde. Glass Vase, manufactured in Karhula Glassworks Designer: Alvar Aalto Year of production: Early 1950's Material: Clear glass blown into a wooden mold Quantity: one. The date etched on the base of the vase indicates the date of this visit. Alvar Aalto Vase: Design legend Alvar Aalto created his iconic series of glass vases in 1936. Vase (3031). This is "Alvar Aalto" by Iittala on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them. 5.0 out of 5 stars 22. $209.00 $ 209. Read More Due to rights restrictions, this image cannot be enlarged, viewed at full screen, or downloaded. $24.60 shipping. Now available in new color: Linen! Compared to the decorative objects of the time, the simple yet organic shape of this vase was a revolutionary statement. Alvar Aalto’s Museum Designs. These journeys reflect the architect’s cosmopolitan character, but also mirror the rise of tourism more generally – Aalto lived and worked in an […] Design Alvar Aalto, 1930 – The Aalto Vase, also known as the Savoy vase, is a world famous piece of glassware and an iconic piece of Finnish design created by Alvar Aalto and his wife Aino Marsio. Today, just as then, each and every vase in the Alvar Aalto Collection is mouth blown at the Iittala glass factory. The Aalto Vase, also known as the Savoy Vase, is a piece of glassware created by Alvar Aalto and his wife Aino that has become an internationally known iconic piece of Finnish design. It is rare to find vases surviving from this series, especially outside of Finland. With their eternal and flowing form, Aalto vases seem to mimic the water they hold. Design Alvar Aalto, 1936 Made in Finland by Iittala "Objects are made to be completed by the human mind." 22. (Notes after meeting with Timo Riekko, Curator at the Alvar Aalto Museum, Finland, 25/04/2017). Iittala 1051196 Alvar Aalto Collection Vase, Crystal Glass. Glas, Vase, Alva Aalto, 12cm Se hele annoncen. Iittala's Aalto vase is an organically shaped icon of Finnish design and glasswork. Designed in 1936 for a competition at the Paris World’s Fair, Finnish architect and furniture designer Alvar Aalto anonymously entered and won the competition for his vase under the pseudonym "Eskimo woman's leather breeches." Shop for iconic Iittala vases by design legend Alvar Aalto. FREE Shipping. These days, a new piece from Iittala’s Alvar Aalto Collection begins at around $50 (for a bowl like this one) and about $125 for a vase. A victory lap around the Helsinki Airport is, of course, priceless. 12 Trendy Alvar Aalto Vase - Vaza Alvar Aalto Iittala 120 Mm Ba­la Arki Cz. $71.22. Alvar Aalto vase. Compared to the decorative objects of the time, the simple yet organic shape of this vase was a revolutionary statement. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Alvar Aalto. Mold-blown glass. Inspired by the waves in water, it has become a staple of modern Scandinavian design. $123.02. $280.00. Watch. Alvar Aalto created the Aalto Vase design in 1936 and entered it in the Karhula-Iittala Glass Design Competition, in which it won first place. In 1936, Alvar Aalto’s series of glass vases won first prize in the 1936 Karhula-Iittala Glass Design Competition. Underside of one with 'ALVAR AALTO • 3031' the other with manufacturer's logo decal 'MADE IN FINLAND'. For more information and buying options: Inquire. Alvar Aalto, Pentagon Design 1936In 1936, Alvar Aalto created his classic series of glass vases. Alvar Aalto. It became known as the Savoy Vase because it was one of a range of custom furnishings and fixtures created by Alvar and Aino Aalto for the luxury Savoy restaurant in Helsinki [] that opened in 1937. Alvar Aalto (1898 – 1976) was much more than a designer of pretty flower vases, he is considered the most important Finnish architect of the twentieth century. Maybe the shapes of the vase indicates the date etched on the base of Aalto. 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