Antique Quilts: From Stella Rubin Antiques, Quilt expert and author
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Organics : Wood : Pre 1960 item #1125726
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This wonderfully detailed and sculptural briefcase was made by mid 20th century designer, Don Shoemaker. Shoemaker was an American who worked in Morelia, Mexico from 1947 until his death in 1990. He has come to be known as the Nakashima of Mexico and this piece validates that honorific. Shoemaker made small objects as well as furniture, all combining various tropical woods. This briefcase is a sculpture as well as a functional piece...