Gunnar Nylund for Rörstrand Sweden Boat Shaped Bowl ARO Blue & Brown Haresfur Glaze Scandinavian Mid-century Pottery
Boat shaped bowl by Gunnar Nylund from the ARO series for Rörstrand Sweden.
It has a beautiful blue and brown haresfur glaze.
Made ca 1950s.
On verso marked with the Rörstrand hallmark, Sweden, G.N. (for Gunnar Nylund) and ARO.
Very good used condition
No chips, cracks, crazing or repairs.
width: 16 cm (6.3")
depth: 12,2 cm (4.8")
height: 8,1 cm (3.2")
weight: ~350g + wrapping
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Gunnar Nylund (1904-97) was a famous Finnish-Swedish artist working with ceramic and glass.
He worked at Bing & Grøndahl in a short period from 1926-28 just before he established Saxbo together with Nathalie Krebs 1928-31. In 1931 he came to Rörstrand in Sweden and became shortly after their artistic leader. He stayed there until 1955 and also made several freelance works. From 1955 he was artistic leader at Strömbergshyttans Glasbruk.