Garry Knox Bennett Sculpture Bay Area Artist

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Sculpture by Garry Knox Bennett (1934), this sculpture was part of his full circle show of 2014 in San Francisco, created out of wood and 23kt gold-plating plated brass screws. The show celebrated his 80th birthday and these works were made in the spirit of the 1960s and his background as a jeweler and metal plater at the time, this roach clip was a popular item in his historic shop Squirkenworks in San Francisco over 40 years ago, this along with the other sculptures were on of a kind pieces. Bennett's later moved into sculpture and turning furniture in art objects, his work is in the Museum of Art and Design, NY, the De Young Museum, SF, SF MoMA and the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C.

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  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    7.5 in. H x 3.38 in. W x 3.38 in. D
    19 cm H x 9 cm W x 9 cm D
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU83699471173
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