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Willy Guhl for Eternit Large Sized Tilted Concrete Planter, circa 1968, Signed

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A large sized (18" tall and 25" wide) tilted concrete planter by Swiss architect Willy Guhl for Eternit, circa 1968, Switzerland. This special 'tilted' hourglass shaped concrete planter has a patinated natural exterior finish. This sculptural pot was recently imported from the UK and has such a nice European-climate-patina and aging. We photographed these immediately after we received the container so they have all the UK-nature still on them including dirt, moss, leaves, etc. After we photograph our pots we store them in an outside garden so that the patina continues and we attempt to keep the moss growing as well. We can leave this for you or we can clean prior to shipping upon request. Such artistry and perfect for an interior designer home. Original Guhls, like these, were made with asbestos, therefore we advise only using outside or in a well-ventilated room. While other dealers don't usually disclose this, we would rather you be safe than sorry. Consider using in an Architectural, Postmodern, Mid-Century Modern, Scandinavian Modern or Danish modern garden or penthouse apartment balcony but could also look fantastic in a Contemporary or Zen / Minimalism setting. Also consider mixing it up in a traditional, transitional, classical or Art Deco space with a splash of juxtaposition. Would also be an Apt choice in a commercial project such as an outdoor hotel lobby lounge or members club, creative design studio or high-rise executive office balcony. Condition: Sturdy and structurally sound. Has beautiful patina throughout from decades of organic aging. Excellent examples for a collector or designer. Measurements: Height 18" (on the taller end) to 13.5" (on the shorter end) x diameter 25".    

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  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Sturdy and structurally sound. Has beautiful patina throughout from decades of organic aging. Excellent examples for a collector or designer.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 18 in. x Dm 25 in.H 45.72 cm x Dm 63.5 cm
  • Diameter
    25 in. (63.5 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU1330217436422
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This dealer is the premier source for early-production originals of hard-to-find 20th-century designs and functional art, serving a range of clients, from celebrities and interior designers to aficionados with modest budgets. Its 20,000-square-foot Los Angeles space is packed with rare examples o...

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