1930s Modernism Bauhaus Candlestick

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Elegant handcrafted candlestick from German modernism.

  • Design: Karl Raichle 1930s.
  • Execution: Art Forge Workshop Raichle, Wilhelm Riede -Meersburg
  • Material: Hand-forged, embossed and polished pewter
  • Height 23cm
  • Width ~32cm
  • Depth ~15 cm
    Raichle was a student in the metal workshop at the Bauhaus in Dessau. After his studies, he opened his own art forge, first in Urach, then in Meersburg, where he mainly made objects from brass, copper and pewter. His helping hand as a workshop employee was art forge Wilhelm Riede.
    Very good museum condition. No dents or deformations.
    Signed underneath