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
Mogens Koch was a Danish architect and furniture designer. He attended the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen. He worked for Kaare Klint after graduation, and was trained in the Danish functional tradition. As a lighting designer, he is kn …
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 …