The Discus bird by Architectmade is a streamlined wooden bird that got its name and inspiration from the ancient Greek discus throw. Created by Hans Bølling in 1961, Discus is made of pinewood and painted by hand. The uncoated chest of the bird reveals the beautiful wood grain pattern of pinewood. Choose your favourite or collect the whole bird family together.
Discus, large, grey
- Hand painted pinewood
- Pinewood, gray, black
- 9.8 in (24.9 cm)
- 7.87 in (20 cm)
Hans Bølling (born 1931) is a Danish architect and designer. He first planned a career in advertising design, but ended up studying to become an architect. After graduating from the Royal Danish Art Academy, Bølling has designed small wooden objects, furniture, villas and town halls. His works are described as joyful and cheerful.View all products
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