Part of the figural series of candlesticks designed by Bjorn Wiinblad in the late 1960's early 1970s. This is one of his rare art studio pieces that is a candle holder known as the 'Jongleur' (Juggler) with 12 rings. The Jongleur has the distinctive two tone blue black coloring and shows Wiinblad at his best. This candle holder was designed by the internationally renowned ceramicist Bjorn Wiinblad. The piece is stamped to the base with the factory mark Rosenthal Studio Linie. It is in mint condition and one of the ultimate pieces for a Wiinblad collector.
Bjorn Wiinblad, born in 1919, he started working for Rosenthal in 1957 and has won many prestigious awards. Wiinblad recently passed away in June 2006,his pieces are highly collectible. The designs of Wiinblad exemplify Danish charm and wit. His ceramic figurines, plates, bowls, vases and candlesticks show stylistic characters.
(keywords NL: artwork kunstwerk candleholder kandelaar, duits, limitierter Leuchter, als Jongleur mit 12 Ringen, entworfen von Bjšrn Wiinblad, Firma Rosenthal winblad Rosenthal studio linie,).