Vintage Mid Century Curtis Jere Wall Sculpture
Curtis Jere Vintage Mid Century Metal Wall Sculpture
Classic Jere piece. Heavy metal birds in mid flight.
Writer Mitchell Owens wrote a two-page article on the history of C. Jeré for the November 2010 issue of Elle Decor. In it he states that "Today those pieces are attracting the admiration of leading dealers in vintage chic". He goes on to say that after launching in 1964 Jere sculptures were "distributed by Raymor, a cutting edge studio in New York City, and retailed at Gump's in San Francisco and other high quality emporiums". He also reported that "Under Freiler's meticulous direction, the workers - a number of whom were minorities or handicapped - sheared, crimped, torched, and welded brass, copper, and other metals before coating them with luminous patinas
Some light scratches and light patina.
Measures: 48"W x 10"D x 16"H