Simon gate(10 march 1883 11 may 1945) was a swedish sculptor. His work was part of the art competitions at the1932 summer olympicsand also the1936 olympics.
This piece made by simon gate, one of the earliest, orrefors artists, is in absolute exellent condition. Some ristings in the bottom and two almost microscopic scratch at the edge. Its from the first edition of his collection "one thousand windows" made 1931. The prisma of one small ray of sun creates a waterfall of lights, rainbows and it almost looks at it is melting away in slow motion. A masterpiece of pure poetry in a large crystal bowl.
This is a extremly rare find found in a small village outside gothenburg, sweden. Tucked away in a storage room inside a second hand store. Check out my shop for more scandinavian arts and unique clockworks. My products are often vintage and used.Some of them are even antiques so please view all the pictures for your own judgment of the items condition. Dont be shy to contact me if you have any questions. This item is made of first edition and swedish design, signed, orrefors master, no replica, signed crystal, crystal glass, exellent condition, artglass, hand blown, xxl, 2800 grams crystal.