Scandinavian Art Pottery

In the 20th century, Swedish and Danish potteries produced both tableware and art pottery for their customers. In general, pieces produced in Sweden in the first half of the century have strong Art Nouveau and Art Deco influences, while Danish ceramics had a modernist aesthetic even before the Mid-Century Modern movement took hold after World War II. The largest ceramics factory in Sweden was Gustavsberg, whose leading designer at the end...Continue Reading