Axel Salto was a Danish painter, graphic designer and writer, famous for his ceramic designs. Saltos ceramics are characterised by their shapes and his inspiration from the plant kingdom as well as his use of Chinese and classic glazing in sober colours. He spent most of his career working for Royal Copenhagen.
One of the world’s oldest auction houses, still in business, was founded in 1731. From December 5-9, Uppsala Auktionskammare will auction off rare objects from several important collections.