Rare American Modern Oceana Russel Wright wood line

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 04, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

You are looking at 1 of 2 very rare original Russel Wright Pieces from is Oceana wood line. This was one of 7 pieces produced in 1935 in the wood line.As you can see from the 6 extra big photos this piece has some lifting. I think repair and restoration should be left to the professional. Please ask questions and dont forget to check out the other piece.

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Russel Wright revolutionized the American home and the way people lived t His inexpensive, mass produced dinnerware, furniture, appliances, and textiles were not only visually and technically innovative, but were also the tools to achieve his concept of "easier living," a unique American lifestyle that was gracious yet contemporary and informal.

Wright conceived the domestic environment broadly, designing in layers from the very core of home life-the table-outward toward furnishings, interiors, architecture and landscape. From his earliest line, Informal Serving Accessories, through American Modern, postwar Iroquois Casual China, innovative plastic dishes including Flair, and Dragon Rock and Manitoga, Wright's final home and surrounding landscape, his work sought to improve people's everyday lives. Collaborating with his wife Mary Wright, the team's marketing genius and his partner in conceiving their "easier living"
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