Hella Jongerius “Soviet Union” Jonsberg Vase



Designer: Hella Jongerius

Manufacturer: IKEA

Country of origin: China

Date: 2005

Dimensions: 13”H x 13”W x 13”D

Condition: Very Good. Scuff marks that do not display.

One of four vases designed for IKEA, Jongerius responded to the challenge of how to preserve traces of the craft process within a mass-produced product. The same archetypal forms are made in four ceramic techniques and their decorations refer to specific parts of the world, the Soviet Union, Africa, Asia and Europe. These vases are sought by collectors and galleries the world over.