Antique Umbrella Stand

Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic

Posted on | January 10, 2018 | Comments Off

Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic

Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic

Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic

Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic

Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic

Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic

Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic

One of her better known pieces, produced from the early’60′s into the’70′s. Original cup at bottom shows age-appropriate slight yellowing with the famous slight lean common to all/most of the original pieces. She began her career in the 1930′s with glass designs used in MGM films and began to experiment with other mediums including “Lucite” (DuPont brand name) beginning in the 1940′s and the rest is history. Her creations are exquisite and numerous, featured in many movies and television productions including “Mad Men” most recently. This piece is a as much a reflection of our culture (Pop Culture) as it is a utilitarian item. The item “Dorothy Thorpe Lucite Umbrella Stand-MCM-Iconic” is in sale since Saturday, December 16, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Periods & Styles\Mid-Century Modernism”. The seller is “badger81″ and is located in Beachwood, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Material: Lucite
  • Height: 23 1/2 “
  • Width: 11 1/2″ Diameter
  • Maker: Dorothy Thorpe

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