Collection Online
Medium
glass
Measurements
21.9 × 13.5 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Finland
Inscription
engraved in base u.c.: K. Franck / Nuutajarvi / Notsjö-60
Accession Number
565-D5
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Incorporated Agencies Pty Ltd, 1963
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display
About
Kaj Franck was a major influence on the Finnish ceramic and glass industry, providing designs for a number of manufacturers, including Arabia, Iittala and Nuutajärvi. Most of his designs were for useful wares in the spirit of pure functionalism, for which he is best known.
—text from Nordic Cool (Feb 2015)