Elegant silver brooch by Karl-Gustav Hansen, in a clean, organic form. Has a nice, solid weight.
Designer: Karl-Gustav Hansen
Maker: Hans Hansen
Dimensions: Length 4.1 cm, width 2.8 cm
Condition: Very good vintage condition consistent with age and use
About the artist: Karl Gustav Hansen was one of Denmark’s most distinguished silversmiths of the Scandinavian Modern period. He created modernist designs of superb quality that influenced the direction of modernist silver in Denmark and the rest of Scandinavia. Under his leadership, the Hans Hansen firm employed some of Denmark’s best known silversmiths, including Bent Knudsen, Allan Scharff and Bent Gabrielsen.