Knife, American Modern Line
Russel Wright created cutlery that both feels good in the hand and presents a sensuous, curving appearance. Designed for production in stainless steel, these pieces reflect a new interest in casual living, with comfort and convenience outweighing outmoded ideas of elegance.
raised on back "PAT/PEND"; "HULL STAINLESS" and in script, "Russel Wright"
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Russel Wright (American, 1904-1976). Knife, American Modern Line, ca. 1952. Stainless steel, length: 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Russel Wright, 76.99.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 76.99.3-.7_bw.jpg)
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