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  • Old nordic Norse terracotta evaporator with bronze by Jens Michael Andersen
    MG 9850 RED WEB

    ‘Oldnordic’ terracotta evaporator


    'Oldnordic' terracotta evaporator by Michael Andersen

    This impressive ‘Oldnordic’ urn / evaporator of terracotta by Michael Andersen (1859-1931) was executed around 1900. The urn / evaporator is lacquered with an antique bronze. It is to be placed on top of a tiled stove where the content of water was then evaporated to compensate for the otherwise dry climate in a tiled stove. The evaporator is richly decorated with Old Nordic motifs like dragons, runes, shields and ancient ornaments. The runes are the names of the legendary Nordic hero Regnar Lodbrog and his wife, Tora Borgarhjort. Similar model is a part of the Michael Andersen exhibition at Bornholm Museum, Denmark. Literature: Rønne Byarkiv. Michael Andersen: 'Terracotta- und Majolokawaren - Export Katalog 1910', Planche 5, nr. 473. H. 18 cm. (7") W. 32 cm (12,6")
  • Rare coffee table with 21 decorative tiles by Bjørn Wiinblad
    MG 3214 RED WEB

    Rare coffee table with 21 decorative tiles


    Rare coffee table with 21 decorative tiles by Bjørn Wiinblad

    This rare coffee table designed by Danish multi-artist Bjørn Wiinblad (1918-2006) has 21 decorative hand-painted tiles on top. The tabletop frame is of Brazilian rosewood. Legs are made in bronze. The table was made in the early 1960s for luxury department store Illum Bolighus. It has a plaque from Illum Bolighus under the tabletop. H. 49,5 cm. (19,5”) L. 94 cm. (37”) W. 42 cm. (16,5”)