Pair of large black and grey glazed jardinieres by Svend Hammershøi
This pair of large stoneware jardinières / flower bowls were designed by Svend Hammershøi (1873-1948). They are glazed in black and gray.
The jardinières were manufactured by Herman A. Kähler, Denmark, ca. in the 1930s.
They are incised with the ‘HAK’ monogram.
H. 1o,5 cm. (4,1")
W. 9,5 cm. (3,7")
L. 40 cm. (15,8")
Very rare bonbonnières with gold leaf by Jens Thirslund
These two very rare earthenware bonbonnières designed by Jens Thirslund (1892-1942) were executed by Herman A. Kähler, Denmark, in the 1920s.
The fancy lidded boxes made for delicious confectionery are glazed with emerald green, red and white luster and 24-carat gold leaf.
In 1875, Herman August Kähler began experimenting with metallic glazes together with the pottery’s artistic director Karl Hansen Reistrup. Kähler and Reistrup achieved recognition at the Great Nordic Exhibition in 1888 held in Copenhagen and the Exposition Universelle of 1889 in Paris. These bonbonnières by ceramist Jens Thirslund are a further development of the pottery’s technique with metallic glazes.
They have the ‘HAK, Danmark’ monogram incised.
Exhibited: Similar models were presented at the Exposition Universelle, Paris, 1925.
Earthenware vase with Persia glaze by Michael Andersen
This earthenware vase is decorated with the so-called Persia glaze, created by Daniel Folkmann Andersen (son of founder Michael Andersen). The glaze was awarded a gold medal at the World's Fair in Brussels in 1935.
The vase was executed by Michael Andersen and son, Rønne, Denmark, ca. in the 1940s. It has their monogram depicting three herrings in a triangular coat of arms incised. It is the city arms of Rønne in Bornholm, Denmark, where the pottery was located. Michael Andersen was from Rønne, Bornholm.
H. 16 cm. (6,3")
Grey glazed vase with shades of blue by Preben Herluf Gottschalk-Olsen
This smaller stoneware vase was designed by Preben Herluf Gottschalk-Olsen (1915-1968) and executed by Stogo Stoneware in Mørkøv, Denmark ca. in the early 1960s.
Stogo Stoneware was previously known as Mørkøv Keramikfabrik which was founded in the 1940s by Peter Hansen, a ceramist which had trained at Knabstrup Keramikfabrik
The vase has a greyish glaze with shades of blue.
It has the model number 406 STOGO incised.
H. 11,5 cm. (4,6")
W. 8.5 cm. (3,3")