About the design
Baboon figurine, no. 20216, is designed by Knud Kyhn in January 1930 and produced by Royal Copenhagen.
A stoneware figurine, molded as a sitting baboon grooming him self with a wide span of colored glazed – from light green, almost sand to dark brown. The piece is hallmarked on the bottom with a green Royal Copenhagen stamp, three blue waves, number and the signature KK (for Knud Kyhn).
Knud Kyhn have designed a large number of stoneware figurine, featuring animal – among his most famous is the chocolate brown glazed Bear Cubs and the greenish glazed animals.
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Meet the Designer
Einar Johansen was a Danish ceramicist, who trained as a painter at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, but later changed his mind and became a pottery maker. He had his own pottery in the period 1935-1958. He was employed at Søholm in …
Originally produced by
ABO Randers A/S was a small lighting company, situated in Aalestrup, near Randers, in Jutland. It was founded in the late 1960s, and mainly based on one product idea – the successful Ball magnet wall lamp, originally designed by Benny Frandsen. The gen …