JUST IN: Lisa Larson (Large Zoo 1959) Diligent Donkey

Lisa Larson  Diligent Donkey with gentle form and modernistic expression. The figurine is decorated by hand, which gives it a unique touch. The donkey was designed in 1959 as part of the Large Zoo (Stora zoo) series for Gustavsberg. It comprises in total 13 animal figurines.

Lisa Larson (1931-) and her pottery are renowned representatives of the illustrious Swedish ceramic design of the 20th century. She is well known for her warm hearted, humorous and sometimes subtly ironic design. Lisa worked for the Gustavsberg factory in 1954-1980. She is represented at the Swedish National Museum of Art and Design.

Maker: Gustavsberg, original production; Size: Height: 3.9 inches; Length: 4.7 inches; Width: 3.1 inches; Mark: Design Lisa Larson.  Price: $270