Rare 1950s Hans Agne Jakobsson Brass Candlesticks Sweden

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Rarely seen, this pair of solid brass candlesticks designed by Hans Agne Jakobsson for Markaryd Sweden are extraordinary. With a stylized flower form, they have 12 holes each for slim tapers. Sculptural forms on their own, they are delightful, rich and luxe. High Scandinavian midcentury design. Price is for the pair.
Measurements:
4 3/4 inches diameter x 9 inches high.

 

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1950s
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Brass
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    9 in. H
    23 cm H
  • Diameter
    4.75
  • Seller Location
    Miami, FL
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU8301962662
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2007

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Located in Miami, FL

Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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