Bill Curry Design Line Bookends, Nickeled Chrome and Iron, Signed
Bill Curry Design Line Bookends, Nickeled Chrome and Iron, Signed. Small scale bookends but a strong design with right angles and two textures. Polished fronts contrasted by the textured handles. Marked twice: both have an impressed Design Line mark in the upper corners of each handle as well as paper labels on the bottoms. Design Line was based in El Segundo California and was founded by Bill Curry, 1927-1971. By 1969, Curry's reputation had developed to the point that the Los Angeles Times would describe him as "One of California's leading designers. Upon his death, a retrospective of Curry's designs was presented at the Brand Library Art Center in Glendale, California.
Height: 5 in. / 13 cm
Width: 3 in. / 8 cm
Depth: 3 in. / 8 cm