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KAI NIELSEN 'DRUNKEN YOUNG MAN' SCULPTURE 1912


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Ceramics: Scandinavian: Pre 1920: Item # 859177

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20th Century Scandinavian Design
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This extraordinary and sensuous ceramic sculpture depicts a muscular young man embracing an exaggerated grape cluster. "Drunken Young Man", by Kai Nielsen for Bing & Gröndahl in Copenhagen. This sculpture was one of a series known as "Vinhosten" issued in 1912. Absolutely stunning and in mint condition. It measures 4½" (10.5cm). On the underside is incised KAI NIELSEN, 12, impressed is KOBENHAVN, B & G, the insignia of three houses. Impressed is 4024, 51C. Painted in black is Ø.775. SHIPPING INCLUDED.