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ATLAS candleholder, Harri Koskinen (Iittala, 1996)

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Scandinavian et alia art glass120 of 200125 cl. jug, Harri Koskinen (Iittala, 2006)SULTAANNI, Nanny Still (Riihimäki Lasi, 1966)
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Posted 2 years ago

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austrohung…
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This is the first of Koskinen's works for Iittala.

It's an amazing candleholder standing 23 cm. tall. It iriginally came in white, clear, blue, red and two shades of green, and a couple of years ago it was reissued in clear, white, red and black.

In my opinion Koskinen is one of the most talented designers today... sort of the modern Tapio Wirkkala, and , just like him, he designs virtually anything in all sort of materials, but he's got an "innate sense" about glass.

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  1. vlkma238412 vlkma238412, 2 years ago
    Great and simple , just got the clear one on sale
  2. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 2 years ago
    Thanks vlkma! I was I had all of them! it's one of Koskinen's first designs and i think one of his best.

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