Leaf Tray by Tapio Wirkkala

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A fine example of Wirkkala's leaf tray, proclaimed "the most beautiful object of 1951" by House Beautiful while on display at the IX Triennale in Milan, is finely crafted from laminated birch and then sculpted into an elegant leaf form. Signed to the bottom "TW". Finnish, circa 1950.
Details
Creator
Tapio Wirkkala (Designer)
Place of Origin
Finland
Date of Manufacture
1950's
Period
1950-1959
Materials and Techniques
laminated birch
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
1 in. H x 16.75 in. W x 8.5 in. D
3 cm H x 43 cm W x 22 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U10081180401120
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