Ohrstrom Orrefors Girl and Dove Ariel Vase

Ohrstrom Orrefors Girl and Dove Ariel Vase

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Ohrstrom Orrefors Girl and Dove Ariel Vase
Ohrstrom Orrefors Girl and Dove Ariel Vase
Ohrstrom Orrefors Girl and Dove Ariel Vase
Ohrstrom Orrefors Girl and Dove Ariel Vase

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This is a truly magnificent dark red glass vase cased in clear glass, entitled " Girl and Dove " ( Flickan och Duvan ), hand-blown by the noted Swedish artist, Edvin Ohrstrom (1906-1994) for Orrefors. Underside is inscribed "ORREFORS ... Ariel nr 467-C ... Edvin Orhrstrom". Depicted in this piece are two primary images: a woman with long flowing hair and a peace dove. Measures 7" x 4.5" x 4.5" and weighs 7.5 lbs. Believed to date from the 1960s or 1970s. Excellent condition. T is a very minor factory flaw very close to the base that measures approximately 1/2" across. (Please see our image below.)
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This vase is currently offered for $4,200 by Freeforms, one of the leading online dealers of 20th century art glass, at www.freeformsusa.com. A Trocadero dealer (at www.trocadero.com) has this vase in blue offered for $4,500. And on 8/4/04 Sotheby's Sydney sold a blue version in lot 195 for AU $4,320.
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  • Reference #
  • jjj_133a
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Glass
  • Department
  • Collectibles
  • Year
  • Mid-20th Century
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  • Condition
  • Excellent