Wendell Castle: Scrapbook 1958-1980

FOREWORD BY ALISON CASTLE, INTRODUCTION BY EVAN SNYDERMAN

This special-edition scrapbook offers a unique opportunity for readers to immerse themselves in the world of Wendell Castle, icon of the American studio furniture movement and the twentieth century’s preeminent expert in sculptural woodworking. Castle was renowned for his superb craftsmanship, organic forms, and highly original techniques for shaping solid, stack-laminated wood. Made as a Christmas gift for Castle by his wife, the artist Nancy Jurs, this extraordinary scrapbook features hundreds of rare press clippings, photographs, invitations, and personal notes collected between 1959 and 1980. In its pages, the engrossing story of Castle’s prolific career and enduring legacy unfolds.

Retail Price: $65.00

R & Company Release: February 2020

ISBN 978-88-6208-716-2