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Iittala Aalto Vase 160 mm

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Item number 100091, change variant
Iittala - Aalto Vase Savoy, clear 160 mm
€149.00
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Flower Vase by Alvar Aalto

Aalto vase - purely natural. While many European designers glorified the revolution of machines, their Scandinavian colleagues paid more attention to nature. Alvar Aalto with his organic forms like with the here offered Savoy Vase, one of the trend setters. His vase is world famous. The same natural forms reappear every time in his works: in the wave-formed walls of the Finnish pavilion on the New York exposition 1939, in the architecture of the Düsseldorf theatre, in chairs, Spanish walls and tea-trolleys.

Vase with Soft Contours

Aalto was convinced that design should be human even in the smallest details.
After iittala's wish, Alvar Aalto created the Aalto-Vase in different forms, sizes and colours for the world-exposition in Paris in 1937. Alvar Aalto was the son of a cartographer – maybe the forms of the vases are copied from Finnish landscapes and lakes.

Aalto Vase: a Design Classic

The Aalto Vase, also known as the Savoy Vase, is a world famous piece of glassware or a synonym of glass art and its manufacturer iittala. The Savoy Vase from Alvar Aalto is exposed in the most important design museums of the world and available in different colours and sizes.

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Material glass
Colour Transparent
Dimensions Height: 16 cm, Depth: 19 cm, Length: 20 cm
Weight 1.17 kg (without packaging)
Item no. 100091
EAN 6411920004445
Design Alvar Aalto
Design awards Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Category Vases

YouTube video to the story behind an Aalto vase by iittala

The design is one of the most famous glass objects of the world. The video shows all stages of manufacture of the popular Aalto vase. The master glassblowers from Finland commented every single step of the icon of glass work with Finnish soul.


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Aalto Vase Savoy

5 of 5 stars 2012-10-29, , Iittala - Aalto Vase Savoy, clear 160 mm
232 of 515 customers have found this review helpful.

It's one of those classic pieces that will allways remains like a comtemporary object. Simply beautiful, forever atemporal.

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