Ekenas large signed vase by John Orwar Lake
by: Ekenas, Sweden, 1970s
designer: John Orwar Lake, signed
material: blown glass
size: 9" x 4"
shipping weight: 3.2 lb
John Orwar Lake was a chief designer at Ekenas from 1953 - 1976, and was an influential designer and teacher (among his most notable students was Whitefriar's Geoffrey Baxter). This vase is from one of his last major series designed in 1972, and features internal bubbles throughout and a lovely blending of colours.