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Vase, Heikki Orvola (Nuutajärvi Notsjö, ca. 1970)

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Posted 3 years ago


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This is the fourth of the birthday gifts i got from Carlos almost a month ago. It was a total surprise... It's an amazing red vase, probably a unika item, with a wavy white pattern on top. It really is a beauty.

Unfortunately I've been unable to find out anything about it. I have been told it dates back from around 1970. I've also been told this very vase appears on the cover of a book dedicated to Orvola's work, but haven't found it yet.

It's fully signed on the base "Heikki Orvola Nuutajärvi Notsjö".


  1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 3 years ago
    Monster Vase! Beautiful!
  2. AmberRose AmberRose, 3 years ago
    That Carlos! So perfect!
  3. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
    STUNNING!!! :)
  4. racer4four racer4four, 3 years ago
    Clearly Carlos and you deserve each other!

    Fantastic piece! The way that white has been included is really something.
  5. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 3 years ago
    Thanks racer, amber, Vet and Sean for your kind comments and love!!! What can I say about Carlos? He's just perfect!!! :$

    Thanks for loving it inky, mike, Moonstone, petey, Violet and agh!!
  6. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
    Your very welcome austro!!!
  7. twentiethc, 3 years ago
    I have been a fan of Nuutajarvi glass for a long time ... often over-looked, I am a fan of Heikki Orvola's work. Nice vase!
  8. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    Love the flow of the white into red . Reminds me of hot lava . Beautiful austro ! xo
  9. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 3 years ago
    Thanks Mani and Twentiethc!!!

    I've heard Orvola is the next great Finnish name to collect. I've certainly seen amazing stuff by him, but will be kind to the rest of the world and will remain more than contented with just one amazing vase designed by him (well, perhaps ther will be a second one in the future LOL )
  10. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
    I also have heard that as well and read on the net austro!! and its hard to find!!
  11. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 3 years ago
    Thanks mike for your love!!
  12. inky inky, 3 years ago
    Just had to love it that red...:-)
  13. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 3 years ago
    Thanks Inky!!! You may love it as much as you want to!
    (but remember... it's mine ;) )
  14. inky inky, 3 years ago!...:-)

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