JUST IN: Ingrid Atterberg (Pronto 1958) Era-typical Dish in Relief

Ingrid Atterberg amazing dish with a geometrical relief pattern. It was designed in 1958 as part of the Pronto series. The dish was hand decorated with glossy dark brown and white glaze, which gives it a unique touch. Maker: Upsala-Ekeby, original production; Size: Length: 9.8 in, Width: 6.7 in, Height: 1.2 in; Marked: Upsala-Ekeby, Abg (Ingrid Atterberg). Price: $190

Ingrid Atterberg (1920-2008) was born in the northern Sweden city of Harnosand. She studied at Slojdforeningens School in Gothenburg. Ingrid came to the Upsala-Ekeby Pottery factory in 1944, staying on until 1964. She became one of the foremost Swedish designers of the period. Atterberg is represented at the Swedish National Museum of Art and Design.