Paavo Tynell Snowflake Chandelier, 1950s

  • $85,000.00


Paavo Tynell Snowflake Chandelier with rare ceiling ornament

TAITO OY, Finland ca 1950s

Original unpolished condition

Brass, perforated and enameled brass

All parts by hand

25 dia x 20 h in

Central rod can be lengthened for taller overall drop

Paavo Tynell (1890-1973) "The Man Who Illuminated Finland" was a Finnish industrial designer with a specialty in lighting design. He was also co-founder of the art metal work and lighting company Oy Taito Ab and had a successful career as a freelance designer for various companies and architects such as Alvar Aalto and Aarne Ervi. ~