Kandelaar Dansk Designs ltd Quistgaard
Midden 20e eeuw.
we have a classic vintage Danish mid century modern piece cast iron candleholder designed circa 1955 for Dansk Designs. Comes with original box.
Desgined by Jens Quistgaard for Danish Dansk Design.
The base is finished with small black enamel pads in order not to scratch furniture.
Item is stamped: Dansk Designs Denmark JHQ.Height: 3,5 cm (1.4")
Width: 10,5 cm (4.1")
Holds 12 thin candles.
Quistgaard's cast iron candle holders were much like his now famous pepper grinders; sculptural, organic and very unique.
This particular specimen, referred to as the "Spider", but in fact named "Tiny Taper Holder" by Dansk, was his first and most popular.
This example is in excellent vintage condition.
A unique addition to your modern vintage collection.