The Memphis ceramics were named for lakes and rivers and Thun's design captures the flavor of a particularly exotic local. The angled vessel accentuates the natural repose of cut flowers and creates an Ikebana-like arrangement every time. One of the most popular designs of all the Memphis ceramics.
Series: Not numbered
Signature: Imprinted THUN PER MEMPHIS on bottom.
Image rights: The Modern Archive
U.S. Memphis traveling exhibition at ten venues from Memphis,TN to NYC's Cooper Hewitt Museum
Included in Memphis, Research, Experiences, Results, Failures and Successes of New Design by Barbara Radice