Kosta crystal vase by Bengt Edenfalk (Sweden)
Crystal vase designed by Bengt Edenfalk for Kosta Boda (Sweden), egg-shaped, multilayer white, orange, pink. 70s.
Label of origin "Kosta Crystal Collection".
The glass factory of Kosta Boda ( Sweden) was created by 1742, at first specialized in the lighting trade and the flat glass. Then the glassworkers started to blow the glass to make shaped pieces, under the impulse of the artist Edwin Ollers engaged by the firm in 1917. Among the designers we can quote Vicke Lindstrand, Bengt Edenfalk, Kjell Engman, Bertil Vallien. Many more designers are associated to this firm which continues to create original and famous pieces.
Bibliography : "La Verrerie européenne des années 50" by Michel Aveline Editeur, page 137.
- Kosta 48275 Edenfalk