George Sowden Candleholders for Swid Powell



Designer: George Sowden

Manufacturer: Swid Powell

Materials: Silverplate

Country of Origin: Italy

Date: 1988

Dimensions: 2”H x 5”W x 5”D

Condition: Very good vintage.

Englishman George Sowden was a co-founder of the Memphis Group in Milan in 1981. These candleholders which had a very limited production run in 88/89 bear the hallmarks of Sowden’s designs in metal and ceramics in the 1980s and beyond.