Bill Curry Design Line Nut Bookends Steel Signed California, USA, 1970s
Bill Curry design line nut bookends steel signed California, USA, 1970s. Two textures of finish to the metal. Polished nickel front and back contrasted with a smooth pebbled texture to the sides of the octagon. Real threads. Each weighs 16 lbs. 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: 6 in. / 15 cm
Width: 6 in. / 15 cm
Depth: 3.5 in. / 9 cm