RARE WENDELL CASTLE WHISPER TABLE Signed
Artist: Wendell Castle (1932- 2018, Emporio, Kansas) Title: Whisper Table Medium: Lacewood and pale chromed wood Date: 97 Signature: On table leg Measurements: 15 ½ H x 39 W x 26 D Condition: Very Good. Description: A seven-star shaped wood table designed by Wendell Castle. Wendell Castle (November 6, 1932 January 20, 2018). Was an American furniture artist and a leading figure in American craft. Castle was born in Emporia, Kansas. He grew up and graduated from Holton High School in Holton, Kansas Class of 1951. In 1958, he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in industrial design. And in 1961, he received a Master of Fine Arts, both from the University of Kansas.
School for American Craftsmen, in Rochester, NY, and was an Artist in Residence. In 1980, he opened the Wendell Castle School in Scottsville, NY. He has garnered a number of awards, including a 1994'Visionaries of the American Craft Movement' award sponsored by the American Craft Museum. A 1997 Gold Medal from the American Craft Council. And a 1998 Artist of the Year Award from the Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester.
He has also received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Comfort Tiffany Foundation. In 2001 he received the Award of Distinction. The item "RARE WENDELL CASTLE WHISPER TABLE Signed" is in sale since Saturday, October 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Tables\Post-1950". The seller is "rastarage" and is located in Scottsdale, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Region of Origin: USA
- Style: Modern
- Maker: WENDELL CASTLE
- Material: EXOTIC WOODS
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Age: Post-1950
- Type: Coffee Table
- Color: Multi-Color
- Time Period Manufactured: Post-1950