Dansk - Vintage 60's Clover Candle Holder In Black Cast Iron, By Jens Quistgaard For Sale
Striking mid-century modern Danish cast iron candle holder, designed by Jens Quistgaard for DANSK. Commonly known as Clover or Flowerpetal, the candle holder holds 12 thin taper candles and is beautiful when lit.Very good condition, no chips or cracks. There is a small amount of rust residue in the candle wells from cleaning which is not visible once candles are in place.The bottom is engraved "DANSK DESIGNS DENMARK IHQ"Black cast iron with black enamel tips on feet for scratch protection.Measures 4.75" x 1.5" Jens Harald Quistgaard (1919-2008) was a Danish sculptor and designer, known principally for his work for the American company Dansk Designs, where he was chief designer from 1954 and for the following three decades. Though a sculptor and grounded in traditional handicrafts, he quickly established a career as an industrial designer. From the mid-1950s his tableware and kitchenware designs became synonymous with Scandinavian modern and found their way into millions of homes in the USA, Europe and Japan. With his international orientation and success he was groundbreaking, and he had great significance for the place which Danish Design acquired in the minds of many Americans. Thank you for viewing this listing and please contact me with any questions.
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