These pieces feature raised, moulded panels depicting the garden of Eden, with a nude Adam and Eve. They make a stunning and very dramatic art statement. A painter and sculptor, Kyhn worked intermittently for Royal Copenhagen and Bing and Grondahl factories, among others.
MAKER Knud Kyhn (Danish, 1880-1969) for Royal Copenhagen (Danish, 1775-present)
MARKS Signed and dated lower right: 19 K/K 40 with three wavy lines for Royal Copenhagen. Paper label on edge.
DATE Dated 1940
DIMENSIONS (2) Width 40 Depth 3 Height 44 in.