Twister Bowl / Vase by Kjell Engman
|Period||1960 – 1970|
|Dimensions||W. 15.8 in; H. 7.9 in; D. 7.9 in;
W. 27.5 cm H. 18 cm D. 27.5 cm;
|Styles / Movements||Modern art glass|
|Manufacturer / Brand||Kosta Boda|
|Condition||Excellent condition – barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear|
|Description||A wonderful Scandinavian mid Century art glass piece designed by Kjell Engman for Kosta Boda as part of their “Twister” line, inspired by tornados.
The clear glass footed bowl or vase has red, orange, white and blue swirls on clear glass.
The bottom is etched Kosta Boda K. Engman and it has its original Kosta Boda sticker on the front. Condition is like new.
Kjell Engman (* 3. Juni 1946 in Stockholm) ist ein schwedischer Künstler, Glas-Designer und Musiker. Er entwirft seit 1978 Gebrauchs- und Kunstglasobjekte für die schwedische Glasmanufaktur Kosta Boda.
On 3 June 1946 Kjell Engman was born as the first son of the barber Lennart Engman and his wife Märta. School education was difficult for him due to dyslexia and he concentrated on drawing, music and mathematics.
Kjell Engman’s glass objects can now be found in numerous Swedish and international glass and art museums, including the Swedish Glass Museum in Växjö , the Swedish National Museum in Stockholm , the Glass Museum in Ebeltoft , the Corning Museum of Glass and Caesars Palace in Las Vegas .