Apr. 04, 2017

hubert petras – dish | wallendorf | 1963

 


[white porcelain, dm. 26cm]

Dec. 19, 2016

hubert petras – dish | wallendorf | 1964

 


[white porcelain, dm. 14,7cm]

Jan. 01, 2015

hubert petras – lidded centerpiece | harzkristall derenburg | 1988

 


this glass piece represent the late work phase of hubert petras very well. it was executed by harzkristall glassworks in a very limited edition. what a great addition to the collection of design made in gdr in 2014. [mold-blown glass, h. 19cm] happy new year 2015!

Dec. 21, 2012

‹ostsee› souvenir | wallendorf | c. 1965

 


form: hubert petras, decor: heinz werner [white porcelain, h. 17,4cm]

Dec. 05, 2012

‹thüringer wald› souvenir | wallendorf | c. 1965

 


form: hubert petras, decor: heinz werner [white porcelain, h. 11,9cm]

Mar. 29, 2012

hubert petras – dish set | wallendorf | 1961

 


originally designed as the base of a ashtray, this piece is rearranged in a dish set. that was surely not meant but it is beautiful anyway. [white porcelain and ash wood, 35x11,4cm]

Jul. 27, 2010

hubert petras – ensemble of vases | wallendorf | 1961

 


during the fifth german art exhibition in dresden in 1962 this ensemble was criticized by no one lesser than walter ulbricht, the former head of state. he excoriated these items for its international style and simplicity. today this vases are icons of industrial design made in gdr. [white porcelain, h. 9-17,8cm, underglazed decoration by heinz werner]