Vintage Inger Waage Stavangerflint Oslo Denmark Souvenir Art Pottery Wall Plate 60s Silk Screen
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Item - Vintage Original Danish Silk Screen Souvenir Wall Plate hand painted by Inger Waage of Norway for Stavangerflint , Circa 1960s.
The front of the plate is crammed full of icon styled drawings that represent Oslo, Denmark, the rear of the plate is printed with the makers mark and the detail - SILK SCREEN HAND PAINTED the rear of the plate also features two small holes so that a piece of string/ribbon could be threaded through and tied, and provide a non damaging way of displaying the plate on the wall (please see all photos)
Maker - Stavangerflint of Stavanger of Norway
Stamps - Printed Under glaze backstamp
Type - Souvenir Ceramic
Circa - 1960s
Construction - Ceramic
Country of Origin - Norway
Dimensions - 7.5" diameter
Weight - 271 gram
Condition - Excellent Condition with no chips or cracks...
Other Interesting Points - A Brief Insight into Inger Waage (1923 - 1995) She was born in Stavanger on the West coast of Norway. In 1943 she was accepted as a student at the Norwegian National Academy of Craft and Art Industry in Oslo to study ceramics for three years. After graduation in 1946, she moved back to Stavanger and started her own ceramic workshop. Inger Waage became the first leader of a new established department for handicraft products at Stavangerflint AS in 1953. By 1955 her works were recognised by the market to such a degree that the company had to expand the production capacity by establishing an I.W department, with up to ten assistant artists to cope with the orders of hand painted ceramic objects from the UK, USA and other countries. In 1968 Stavangerflint A/S merged with Figgjo Fajanse AS. The main office and the leadership of the artistic functions were moved to Figgjo. Inger Waage continued her work at the Stavanger branch for eleven more years, and was also a member of the company's artistic team, until 1979 when the branch in Stavanger was closed down and Inger Waage left the company. She died in 1995 in Stavanger, Norway aged 72 years old.
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