Offered for sale is a whimsical matching pair of Danish ceramic candlesticks by Bjorn Wiinblad depicting the King and Queen of Sheba mounted on elephants. They are displayed on matching platform bases, painted in his typical blue.
Bjorn Wiinblad was a Danish painter, designer, and ceramic artist (1918 - 2006). His pieces are easily recognizable and found throughout the world in both private collections and museum exhibitions. They are beloved for their imaginative style and fantastical detail. Wiinblad enjoyed many honors throughout his life and became an important designer for the Rosenthal Company.
The pair are in excellent condition.
Size: 14 1/2" Height, on stand.