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July 29, 2013
Seline Jalou wrote:
What material is it on the wall? - The mental golden material, thanks.
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djunkin
To all who have asked about and commented on this sculpture over time. I am delighted you like my work and with the ongoing discussion about the source of this piece, I'd like to add another comment. Hparks74, you are not wrong about the fact that it looks like a C Jere sculpture. I have seen the C Jere pieces in the flesh as well and know how similar they are. A C Jere piece would be a good alternative for someone with a limited art budget and a wall space that is not too large. However, this piece is not a C Jere piece and was attributed to a known NYC metal sculptor and made in the 70s. It's not a replica of this period. The C Jere pieces are smaller, lighter in weight, the finish and detailing is different when you look at it closely and they are metal only, while this Vintage piece has a much more refined detailing and amber glass inserts in some areas. Trying to find such a Vintage piece would be looking for a needle in the haystack, so C Jere might certainly be a good way to go. I hope this will clarify a few more things about this sculpture and help everyone to find the right piece for their respective home. Best, Dorothee.
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Cocoweb
Great information! thanks!
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June 11, 2013
Shayna Elliott wrote:
Where can I purchase this coffee table?? - Amazing piece.
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Shayna,
I am glad to hear you like the coffee table. Feel free to get in touch with me via info@architecta-interiors.com and I'd be happy to help sourcing it for you.
Best,
Dorothee.
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MDiva Wood
I LOVE the coffee table, also!
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June 2, 2013
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Similar vintage metal sculptures can be found at groovywares.com
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Cocoweb
Good art work on top of fireplace!!
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March 2, 2013
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djunkin
Hi there, the colors are Farrow & Ball. The dark wall is painted in Mahogany and the light wall in Dimity. Best, Dorothee.
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December 20, 2012
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djunkin
Hi there,

the fireplace is a design by Sir John Soane.

Happy holidays,

Dorothee.
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November 21, 2012
rguptalawrence wrote:
Love the blanket - who where and who do I get it?!
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jpsang
Love the art peice above the fire place, where did this come from?
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my5light
Here Here ! What is the source for above the fireplace art?
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October 3, 2012
mamajones5 wrote:
What is the wall color?
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djunkin
It's Farrow & Ball 'Mahogany' / Estate Emulsion with 2% sheen. Best, Dorothee.
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September 23, 2012
uktina wrote:
Where are the couches from
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hodam
Your couches are stunning. Care to share? ;)
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July 17, 2012
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hparks74
It's made from nails that are used to put horse shoes on horses. It was a very common art use in the mid 60's to late 70's. C. Jere AKA Curtis Jere was a popular mid century artist that made many bronze sculptures. If you research him you will find various other artist from the same era. It is actually a fairly easy piece to replicate if you know a good artistic welder.
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mymich
they had a very nice one at savafieh but not sure they still have it
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