Item: 60751

Iittala - Aalto Vase 220mm Clear by Alvar Aalto

Aalto Vase 220mm Clear

Design: Alvar Aalto

Inspired by nature, Alvar Aalto simplified design elements and used a craftsman’s knowledge of the material to create design that allows for various combination’s of use. The Aalto vase caused waves in 1937 when it was first presented at the Paris world exhibition.

The mysterious form made a strong statement against industrial production that failed to meet human needs. Today it is an icon of a design movement.

A shape constantly interpreted, the Alvar Aalto collection of vases, bowls and platters stays true to the original design concept. More than 70 years after the original debut, the design continues to provoke attention by letting the owner decide its use and complementing our busy lives with a touch of nature. Filled with fresh cut flowers or arranged with other collection pieces as works of art, this eternal classic is essential to the modern home.

Awards:
1933 Triennale, Milan, Gold Medal
1937 The Paris World Fair, Grand Prizen
1957 The Royal Gold Medal of Architecture, Great Britain
1963 Gold Medal of the American Institute of Architects, USA
1972 Grande Medaille d'Or de l'Architecture 1972, France

The elegant 220 mm vase in the Alvar Aalto Collection is a variation of similar tall vases presented at the Finnish pavilion as part of 1939 World's fair in New York. The new size and model is functional for various types of flower settings and with its soft, wave-like curves the vase allows flowers and twigs to find their place naturally. The vase is mouth-blown at the Iittala glass factory.


Material: Mouth-Blown Glass

Made in Finland

Aalto Vase 220mm Clear
Dimensions: 22cm | 8.66"

EAN Code: 6411923660006


116.000000
$ 129.00


Delivery Time:
Approx. 2-4 weeks

$ 116.00
$ 129.00
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