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'Marselis' Porcelain Bowl by Nils Thorsson for Aluminia - Royal Copenhagen (Circa 1960s)

£220.00

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Mid-century modern 'Marselis' series porcelain low bowl by Nils Thorsson for Aluminia - Royal Copenhagen, Denmark, (circa 1960s). In a luscious mahogany brown - in very good vintage condition commensurate with age. Marked: 'Marselis Denmark', production model 2635. Short video of the item is available upon request. 

About the DesignerNils Johan Thorvald Thorsson (1898 -1975) was a Swedish-Danish ceramist, silversmith, painter and cartoonistIn 1917 Thorsson graduated from the Royal Danish Academy. He excelled as a designer and went onto become Aluminia Factory's Artistic Director in 1928, a post which he held for forty one years! Thorsson was the factory's most prolific designer with a keen eye for talent. When Aluminia purchased Royal Copenhagen in 1949, Thorsson took over there as well as Artistic Director, leading a team of ultra-talented designers.

Dimensions:

H 4 cm

W 18.3 cm

L 18.3 cm