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Arne Tjomsland Modernist Carved Polar Bear Sculpture in Teak, Norway



Arne Tjomsland Scandinavian Mid-Century Modern carved teak Polar Bear sculpture , marked Norway. The polar bear was the first animal he carved in the 1950s. In fine condition original condition, just needs some teak oil. Arne received a Gold Medal in the 1957 Deutsche Handwerksmesse in Munchen Germany, and a Silver medal in the 1960 Triennale di Milano.


  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 2.88 in. (7.32 cm)Width: 7.75 in. (19.69 cm)Depth: 2.13 in. (5.42 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
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  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very nice example.
  • Seller Location
    St. Louis, MO
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU820223615752

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