Birger Kaipiainen - Wall Plate "Fiori" 1983 no 432/2000 Arabia Finland
Birger Kaipiainen (1915-1988) is one of the most successful and well known ceramic artists in Finland. His most famous designs were made at Arabia Ceramics factory.
The Fiori Wall Plate is a typical representative of Birger Kaipianen's design. This plate is a piece of Art and as such was produced in limited numbers. This one is numbered 432/2000.
The Fiori wall plate is oval in shape. It has a convenient hanging system of high quality.
The plate is decorated with black ceramic pearls, and it is hand painted. The glaze is partly iridescent, which brings something magic to how light acts on the colors, but also makes it very difficult to get photos without reflections somewhere on the plate.
Weight: ca 635g Size: 25 x 23cm in diameter, height 3,5cm Condition: Excellent, unused in original box with original hanging system Signature: "FIORI" ARABIA ART MADE IN FINLAND 1983 Birger Kaipiainen 432/2000