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Massive "Heroic Sunburst" Double Sided Bronze Doors by Forms + Surfaces

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Forms + Surfaces of Santa Barbara, California created some of the finest architectural elements available to the discriminating designer of the period. These doors were titled the "Heroic Sunburst", and designed by Billy Joe Mc Carroll and David Gillespie. The surfaces are created with raised patterned bronzed resin panels. This is an exceptional pair, and the largest we have ever encountered. The sunburst pattern is repeated on the interior and exterior sides. Both sides feature semi-circular solid bronze handles. All original hinge hardware is included, as well. Both doors are in very Fine original condition, without any condition issues.

Details

  • Date of manufacture
    1970
  • Period
  • Condition
    Good.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 104 in. x W 72 in. x D 2.25 in.

    H 264.16 cm x W 182.88 cm x D 5.72 cm

  • Seller location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number
    LU81206811393

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