These rare little candleholder was designed by the Danish designer Jens Quistgaard in 1960's. 

 

The candles for this type of candleholders can sometimes be difficult to find, so we asked our supplier of beeswax candles, to produce the candles especially for these 0.7cm candleholders. You can find them here.

 

Jens Harald Quistgaard (1919-2008) was a Danish sculptor and designer.Already from the mid-1950s, his tableware and kitchenware designs became synonymous with Scandinavian modern, a design movement characterized by simplicity, minimalism and functionality.

For 3 decades he was the chief designer at the company Dansk Design. His work has been featured at several of the most famous design and art museums in the world. Still to this day, he is praised the world over, for his functional, yet beautiful designs.

 

Set of Jens Quistgaard 'Paro'

110,00€Price

Designer//Maker:

Designed by Jens Harald Quistgaard

Manufactured by Paro in Denmark

Year:

1960's

Place of origin:

Denmark

Material:

Cast iron  

Condition:

Very Good. This vintage item has no defects, but it may show slight traces of use.

Dimensions:

Height: 1cm

Width: 8cm

Candle: 0.7cm

 

© 2020 Vanhille Grubert

  • Instagram
  • Facebook
  • Pinterest
  • Vimeo
  • LinkedIn