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Vase - Spirit

Spirit

  • Object:

    Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Selb (made)

  • Date:

    1999 (introduced)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Platt, Robin (designer)
    Young, Cairn (designer)
    Rosenthal AG (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Rosenthal AG

  • Museum number:

    C.183-2009

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics, case 10, shelf 2

The soft organic forms of Robin Platt and Cairn Young's ‘Spirit’ collection for Rosenthal inspired two successive tableware ranges: 'Free Spirit' and 'A La Carte'. For the ‘Free Spirit’ range, the components were designed to be combined and used flexibly. ‘A la Carte’ further developed the concept by offering a varied range of innovative shapes. Clients could select from them to create an eye-catching ‘landscape’ when set for use.

Physical description

Vase in the form of a rounded 'T', white porcelain.

Rosenthal: Form 14212 'Spirit'; Article 26028. Vase.

Place of Origin

Selb (made)

Date

1999 (introduced)

Artist/maker

Platt, Robin (designer)
Young, Cairn (designer)
Rosenthal AG (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain

Marks and inscriptions

'Rosenthal / studio-line / GERMANY / Design: / Robin Platt [FACSIMILE SIGNATURE] / Cairn Young [FACSIMILE SIGNATURE] / Platt - Young'
Printed in green on base with the Y of GERMANY marked below with an upturned V (this is a factory date mark)

Dimensions

Height: 27.9 cm, Width: 24.5 cm maximum, Depth: 13 cm maximum

Descriptive line

Vase, white porcelain, 'Spirit' range designed by Robin Platt and Cairn Young for Rosenthal, Germany, 1999.

Production Note

Designed by Robin Platt and Cairn Young

Materials

Porcelain

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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