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Charming Signed Glass Bird (Finland)

A wonderful 20th century coloured glass sculpture of a bird in green and red.

Signed: Toikka Nuutajärv

Oiva Toikka, born 1931, is one of the biggest Finnish potters and glass artists.Toikka, who began his artistic career as a potter, was the 1963 artistic director of Notsjö Glassworks. Toikka is however mainly with Iittala, Well known for the production of “glass birds.” Success has also been great in other artistic fields, Toikka for example, has been hired as a costume designer for the majority of theatre and opera productions, including productions at the Finish National Opera should be mentioned.

Reference number

8053

Measurements

Height: 13.5cm (5.3 inches)
Length: 19cm (7.5 inches)

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