06-20-2019 06-20-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3265B Boston
June 20, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

Jon Brooks Table

Auction: 20th Century Design - 3265B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 20, 2019 10:00AM


Jon Brooks Table, New Boston, New Hampshire, wood and green granite, ht. 40, wd. 24, dp. 11 1/2 in.

Note: Jon Brooks's artwork is about collaboration with nature, using naturally formed hardwood, which is found and harvested in the local forests that surround his home and studio in southern New Hampshire. He has exhibited widely in solo and group exhibitions in the U.S. and abroad since the 1970s including the Craft Today, USA European Tour, and Celebrating American Craft at the Danish Museum of Decorative Art, Copenhagen, Denmark. His work has been featured in curated museum exhibitions referencing strong sculptural and functional themes like The Makers Hand: American Studio Furniture 1940-1990, at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston in 2003. In 2011, the Currier Museum of Art presented a solo retrospective exhibition with accompanying catalog honoring Jon's career.
Estimate $300-500

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Jon Brooks, Jon Brooks Table, New Boston, Denmark, United States