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Lisa Larsson Gustavsberg Jura Tortoise (Sköldpadda) figurine

Lisa Larsson Gustavsberg Jura Tortoise (Sköldpadda) figurine

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This is a ceramic statue from the Jura series designed by Lisa Larson for Gustavsberg in 1971. The series name Jura refers to the Jurassic period, which was an era from 201 million years ago to 145 million years ago. It is a ceramic statue created in the image of animals on the earth at that time. The series featured hippos, buffalo, two-humped camels, rhinos, lizards, and turtles. Both are small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.

This is a turtle ornament. The back side has a complicated shell pattern, and the sagging eyes are cute and have a slightly goofy look.

■Detailed specifications Manufacturer: Gustavsberg / Gustavsberg Designer: Lisa Larson / Lisa Larson Series name: Jura / Jura work name: Sköldpadda / Tortoise age: 1971-1977 Country of origin: Sweden Condition:
It is in perfect condition, with no cracks, chips, or penetrations, preserving the appearance at the time of production.

■Size

Width 12cm Height 6cm Depth 6cm

Lisa Larson

lisa larson

Lisa Larson (1931-2024)

A world-renowned ceramic artist representing Sweden. Born in the village of Härlunda, in the Älmhult district of Kronoberg county in the Småland region of southern Sweden.

When she was young, she aspired to be a clothing designer, but after enrolling at Gothenburg University of the Arts, she studied ceramics. One day, he was discovered by Stig Lindberg at a competition, and after a one-year trial period, he officially joined Gustavsberg as a designer. Shortly after, in 1955, he announced the Lilla zoo series, and in 1964 he devised the Afrika series, famous for its lion statues.

In addition to Gustavsberg, Lisa Larsson has also provided designs for Höganäs, domestic retail giant Åhléns, and German pottery manufacturer Rosenthal. After leaving Gustavsberg in 1979, he was active in various fields while continuing his creative activities freely, taking the position of a freelance artist under a voluntary contract with a company rather than an exclusive contract. In 1979 and 1981, he held solo exhibitions at the Seibu Department Store in Tokyo, and his solo exhibition in 1981 is said to have attracted 70,000 visitors.

Click here for a list of Lisa Larson's works♪

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