These large all ceramic tile pieces feature raised relief, moulded panels depicting the garden of Eden, with a nude Adam and Eve each next to a tree with deer and birds. They make a stunning and very dramatic art statement.
A painter and sculptor, Kyhn worked intermittently for Royal Copenhagen and Bing and Grondahl factories, among others.
Knud Kyhn (Danish, 1880-1969) for Royal Copenhagen (Danish, 1775-present)
Signed and dated lower right: 19 K/K 40 with three wavy lines for Royal Copenhagen. Paper label on edge.
(2)Each Width 40 Depth 3 Height 44 inches
Man . Woman . Baby deer . Trees . Tile . Outdoor . Swimming Pool . Patio . Deck . Kitchen . Bathroom Art . Garden . late Art Deco . Before Mid-Century