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Orchid Vase (Orkidea)

Finnish
1957
Timo Sarpaneva (Finnish, 1926–2006), Manufactured by Iittala Glassworks (Finland, founded in 1881)


Place of Manufacture: Iittala, Finland

Dimensions

Overall: 37.3 x 9.8 x 9.5 cm (14 11/16 x 3 7/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1205

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Glass

Designed 1954

Provenance

By 2001, acquired by Gansevoort Gallery, New York; January 3, 2001, sold by Gansevoort Gallery to Daphne Farago, Little Compton, RI; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection