Design Notes: Tapio Wirkkala

Tapio Wirkkala (1915-1985) was a Finnish designer with exceptional diversity. He became famous for his glass and wood pieces but he worked with other mediums like silver and porcelain. You can find his artwork and sculptures in the worlds leading museums. 

 

Tapio Wirkkala Pendants

This pair of pendants, produced by Iittala, Kalvola, and Idman Oy, Helsinki have white opaque blown glass diffusers with brilliant blue and green glass shades. No chips or cracks.

c. 1962

Dimensions: Cone - 13.25"h / Disc - 9"d

Price: $3000