Stunning Midcentury Abstract Swirling Brass Sculpture Signed by Curtis Jere

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Standing 33 inches tall on its marble base this sculpture offers ever changing views and subtle contrasts. It can be rotated freely in its base.

Curtis Jere is a compound nom-de-plume of artists Curtis Freiler and Jerry Fels. The two founders combined pieces of their own names to create the C. Jere signature. Modernism magazine interviewed Jerry Fels shortly before his death in October 2008. According to the resulting article in the Spring 2007 issue of Modernism magazine page 116, the company was founded in 1963 by Fels and his brother-in-law Curtis (Kurt) Freiler. Freiler was the production chief and Fels was head of design. Their goal was to produce "gallery-quality art for the masses". Matisse, which employed around 300 people at one point.[1] Kurt and Jerry sold Artisan House in 1972.

Details

  • Condition
    Good
  • Dimensions
    33 in. H x 22 in. W x 8 in. D
    84 cm H x 56 cm W x 20 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU216538729343
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