Mid century stoneware chamotte lamp base designed by Per Linnemann-Schmidt for Palshus, Denmark. Olive glaze with impressed pattern.
Per Linnemann-Schmidt (1912-1999) son of Danish sculptor Willie Wulff, entered the Royal Academy of Art in Copenhagen in 1931 and later worked as a sculptor specialising in portrait sculptures. In 1949 he opened Palhus Stentøj with his wife Annelise Linnemann-Schmidt They also worked with Kjeld Jordan who modelled many of the animal and bird figures. The studio closed in 1972, three years after the death of Annelise Linnemann-Schmidt.
Signed: Palshus Denmark APL-S DL39. 9 1/2 inches tall.(ceramic only). Excellent condition.
Palshus, Denmark, Stoneware Chamotte Lamp Base