Sold Out

Floris Meydam vase

sapphire colored glass vase  – 1954

made by Glasfabriek Leerdam

design: Floris Meydam (1919 — 2011)

 

 

Description

Floris Meydam (Leerdam 1919 — 2011 ) was a Dutch industrial designer who designed glassware and ceramics. Floris Meydam is the leading Dutch glass designer after Andries Copier. He belongs to the second generation of designers who were leading in Dutch glass after Copier. Meydam is a designer of the Glasfabriek Leerdam and later became a famous glass artist.

 

Leerdam N.V. Glasfabriek. Founded in Leerdam in 1878.  Under the direction of P.M. Cochius the factory began to modernize business operations, laying the foundations for the craft industry. K.P.C. The Basel was the first artist to design a range of glassware for him. In 1929, Andries Copier received the artistic leadership of the glass factory. After the Basel, there were still more external designers; Cornelis de Lorm, Chris Lanooy, H.P. Berlage and Chris Lebeau. After 1930, the production of use glass and Unica glassware was handed to Copier, Floris Meydam, Willem Heesen and Sybren Valkema.

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Floris Meydam vase”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *