Nice, rustic and and elegant mid-century ceramic vase by Gunnar Nylund for Rörstrand, Sweden. H: 15 cm. D: 7 cm.Glazed bronze elegant vintage stoneware relief vase. 1950s. Signed with GN ARH. And R for Rörstrand. Good vintage condition.
Gunnar Nylund was a Swedish ceramic designer born in Paris. Nylund was active at Bing & Grondahl Porcelainsfabrik in Copenhagen and as artistic director of Rörstrand. Gunnar Nylund introduced the label "R" in 1931. Nylund became well-known for his matte field-stained stoneware and for his animal sculptures in stoneware chamotte. He was noted for glazes like "Ox Blood" and its varieties of harpeglass glazes.
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