Ben Seibel Bookends, Brass Ladder, Jenfred-Ware, Signed
Ben Seibel bookends for Jenfred-Ware, brass, ladder, signed. Small scale bookends with organic form. The brass finish has warm patina with minor spotting. Signed with cloth labels on the green felt underside: Ben Seibel design jenfred-ware. One of the bookends has a loose metal fragment which makes a slight sound when shaken.
Ben Seibel, after studying painting, sculpture and architecture, set up his own studio in Post- War Manhattan where he worked with a small staff until his death in 1985. He said that the study of sculpture had been one of the most important forces in his approach to design".
H 5.5 in. x W 4.75 in. x D 3 in.
H 13.97 cm x W 12.07 cm x D 7.62 cm