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Wirkkala Kantarelli

Vase Kantarelli by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittalla, 1953
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Vlimmeren, BE
The Chanterelle vase was designed by Tapio Wirkkala in 1947 for Iittalla in Finland. The
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Glass

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Art Glass

Vase by Tapio Wirkkala, Scandinavian Midcentury Design, "Kantarelli", Finland
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in New York, NY
Vase by Tapio Wirkkala, one of the most famous designers in Scandinavia. The vase is signed. It is
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20th Century Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Blown Glass

Tapio Wirkkala Glass Vases Kantarelli Produced by Iittala in Finland
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Limhamn, Skåne län
Rare pair of Kantarelli glass vases designed by Tapio Wirkkala. Produced by Iittala in Finland.
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vases

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Glass

Tapio Wirkkala Glass Vase Model Kantarelli, Produced by Iittala in Finland
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Limhamn, Skåne län
Rare Kantarelli glass vase designed by Tapio Wirkkala. Produced by Iittala in Finland.
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vases

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Glass

Kantarelli Art Glass Vase by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala, 1951
By Iittala, Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Berghuelen, DE
Kantarelli Art glass vase by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala, 1951 A large vintage 'Kantarelli
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Mid-20th Century Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Art Glass

Scandinavian Ceramics & Glass in the Twentieth Century (Book)
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
the key artists. Masterworks are included: from Alvar Aalto's "Savoy" vase to Tapio Wirkkala
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20th Century Books

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Paper

Scandinavian Ceramics & Glass in the Twentieth Century (Book)
Scandinavian Ceramics & Glass in the Twentieth Century (Book)
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H 10.88 in W 8.94 in D 0.57 in
Dish Designed by Tapio Wirkkala, Finland, 1950s
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Stockholm, SE
in 1946 when he designed one of his most famous works, the Kantarelli vase, for Iittala. Wirkkala
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Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Decorative Dishes and Vide-Poche

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Birch

Vase Designed by Tapio Wirkkala, Finland, 1957
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Stockholm, SE
in 1946 when he designed one of his most famous works, the Kantarelli vase, for Iittala. Wirkkala
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vases

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Sterling Silver

Set of Serving Cutlery Designed by Tapio Wirkkala, Finland, 1950s
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Stockholm, SE
Set of serving cutlery designed by Tapio Wirkkala, Finland, 1950s. A set of serving spoons and
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Tableware

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Wood

Vase made in Finland, Sign: Tapio Wirkkala Littala 57
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Ciudad Autónoma Buenos Aires, C
Tapio Wirkkala (June 2, 1915 – May 19, 1985) was a Finnish designer and sculptor, one of the
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Mid-Century Modern Glass

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Glass

Tapio Wirkkala Model "K10-11" Floor Lamp for Idman, Finland 1950s
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Utrecht, NL
most famous works, the Kantarelli vase, for Iittala. Wirkkala gained worldwide success in 1951 at the
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

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Brass

Venini Vase 'Lapponi', Designed by Tapio Wirkkala in 1968
By Tapio Wirkkala, Venini
Located in Berghuelen, DE
and plywood dishes. In 1946 he designed the iconic Kantarelli vase for Iittala. Wirkkala made designs
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Art Glass, Murano Glass

Vase 'Niva' by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala, Finland 1970s
By Tapio Wirkkala, Iittala
Located in Berghuelen, DE
Vase 'Niva' by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala, Finland 1970s A vintage 'Niva' (Rushing stream) vase
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Mid-20th Century Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Art Glass

Large Venini Vase 'Coreano', Designed by Tapio Wirkkala in 1966
By Tapio Wirkkala, Venini
Located in Berghuelen, DE
1946 he designed the iconic Kantarelli vase for Iittala. Wirkkala made designs for many companies such
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Art Glass, Murano Glass

Large Venini Bowl 'Coreano', Designed by Tapio Wirkkala in 1966
By Tapio Wirkkala, Venini
Located in Berghuelen, DE
1946 he designed the iconic Kantarelli vase for Iittala. Wirkkala made designs for many companies such
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Decorative Bowls

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Pendant by Tapio Wirkkala for Idman Oy, 1960s
By Idman Oy, Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Helsinki, FI
period'. Wirkkala designed several classic objects, such as the Kantarelli vase. The glassware that
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Vintage 1960s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal, Brass

Pendant by Tapio Wirkkala for Idman Oy, 1960s
Pendant by Tapio Wirkkala for Idman Oy, 1960s
H 46.46 in W 11.82 in D 3.15 in
Vintage Art Glass Vase by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala 1967
By Iittala, Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Berghuelen, DE
the iconic Kantarelli vase for Iittala. Wirkkala made designs for many companies such as Venini
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Mid-20th Century Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Art Glass

Vintage Art Glass Vase by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala, 1954
By Iittala, Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Berghuelen, DE
Vintage Art glass vase by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala 1954 A large vintage art glass vase designed
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Mid-20th Century Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Art Glass

Ice Glass Bowl "Lunaria" by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala 1972
By Tapio Wirkkala, Iittala
Located in Berghuelen, DE
, furniture and plywood dishes. In 1946 he designed the iconic Kantarelli vase for Iittala. Wirkkala made
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Mid-20th Century Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Art Glass

Large Ice Glass Bowl "Lunaria" by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala, 1972
By Tapio Wirkkala, Iittala
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A vintage "Lunaria" bowl designed by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala Glassworks in 1972. Marked with
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Mid-20th Century Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Art Glass

Tapio Wirkkala 'Crane' Articulating Floor Lamp in White for Innolux Oy
By Tapio Wirkkala, Innolux Oy
Located in Glendale, CA
. Wirkkala designed several objects that have become classics, such as the Kantarelli vase, banknotes for the
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21st Century and Contemporary Finnish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

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Aluminum, Brass

Tapio Wirkkala 'Crane' Articulating Floor Lamp in Black for Innolux Oy
By Innolux Oy, Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Glendale, CA
. Wirkkala designed several objects that have become classics, such as the Kantarelli vase, banknotes for the
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21st Century and Contemporary Finnish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

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Brass, Aluminum

Table Lamp "Väre", Tapio Wirkkala, 1950s
Located in Helsinki, FI
'Wirkkala period'. Wirkkala designed several classic objects, such as the Kantarelli vase. The glassware
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Vintage 1950s Table Lamps

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Glass, Wood

8 Glases 1970, label made in Finland, Design Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Ciudad Autónoma Buenos Aires, C
Tapio Wirkkala (June 2, 1915 – May 19, 1985) was a Finnish designer and sculptor, one of the
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Vintage 1970s Finnish Art Deco Glass

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Art Glass

6 Glases 1970, label made in Finland, Tapio Wirkkala With its original box
Located in Ciudad Autónoma Buenos Aires, C
Tapio Wirkkala (June 2, 1915 – May 19, 1985) was a Finnish designer and sculptor, one of the
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Vintage 1970s Finnish Art Deco Glass

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Art Glass

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A tall, free-blown clear crystal vase covered with flowing, vertically incised lines, designed by the Finnish master for iittala in 1947. An uncommon form in excellent condition.
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Tapio Wirkkala Kantarelli Vase, Art Glass Object by Iittala Oy, Finland, 1950s
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Kantarelli Vase by Tapio Wirkkala
Kantarelli Vase by Tapio Wirkkala
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By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Stockholm, SE
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Wirkkala Kantarelli For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal wirkkala kantarelli for your home. Each wirkkala kantarelli for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using glass, blown glass and art glass. There are many kinds of the wirkkala kantarelli you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 20th Century to those made as recently as the 20th Century. A wirkkala kantarelli, designed in the Scandinavian Modern, Mid-Century Modern or Modern style, is generally a popular piece of furniture.

How Much is a Wirkkala Kantarelli?

A wirkkala kantarelli can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $1,400, while the lowest priced sells for $409 and the highest can go for as much as $4,790.

Tapio Wirkkala for sale on 1stDibs

Along with architect Alvar Aalto, the designer Tapio Wirkkala was Finland’s leading contributor to the Scandinavian interpretation of modernism in the mid-20th century. Prolific and innovative, Wirkkala excelled in a wide range of fields, including glass, furniture, porcelain, jewelry and tableware. The hallmark of his talent was an ability to impart a craft aesthetic based on natural forms — leaves, ice, bubbles, birds — to industrially produced designs.

A native of Helsinki, Wirkkala studied at the national School of Applied Arts and took up a career in graphic design. After serving in the Finnish army during World War II, he joined the glassmaking firm Iittala, an association that would continue to the end of his life. Wirkkala learned every aspect of glassmaking in keeping with his belief that an artist-designer should be involved in all stages of production. His best-known works for Iittala are vases and drinking vessels that resemble either carved ice or icicles. In 1956, Wirkkala began a long relationship with the porcelain maker Rosenthal, for whom he designed elegant table pieces, such as the Finlandia coffee service and the biomorphic Pollo vases. 

House Beautiful magazine declared Wirkkala’s Leaf platter the “most beautiful object” of 1951. (The acclaim led to his brief employment stint with industrial designer Raymond Loewy in New York.) That platter was one of the first designs Wirkkala made using laminated sheets of plywood sanded to a smooth surface that resembles an abstract leaf. It would go on to become a motif in many Wirkkala furniture pieces — most notably in inlaid coffee tables for Asko — and in a sense these are the works most emblematic of his personal aesthetic.

Wirkkala was a traditionalist in many ways, but he had a modernist’s practical approach, incorporating his leaf-like spirals into simple, functional objects. That is the core attraction of Wirkkala’s designs: They stand out with a striking, sculptural energy yet blend in as part of a warm and comfortable decor.

Find vintage Tapio Wirkkala furniture on 1stDibs.