Pieces are in great condition. They feature screen printed images in a still life format. They contain images of fruit, Blenko Glass style Decanters, flowering tree branches, Martini Glasses, Wine Glasses, and vases. They would look be perfect for a Mid Century Modern Living Room or Dining Room! Using a two tone screen printing method, with white and an aqua teal paint with the melted plastic chips often called "popcorn" accents.
The wood panels are made of a tear drop shaped piece of wood that has been stained, it looks very Danish, or Swedish Modern style. The wood is just under 1 inch thick. Some substantial pieces of art. Was located in Mendota, Minnesota and was founded in 1962 by Harold Nielson, as a division of Foldcraft Co. Belart went out of business around 1989 due to increased competition from the foreign market.Nielson still lives in Minnesota where he runs a nonprofit organization called Third World Friends. These home interior decorations are ready to be hung with solid still functioning hardware on the back.
There are some small flaws, some yellowing of the paint, small scratches, and some writing on the back. That are present upon close inspection but when hung and looked at from a distance they are not very noticeable (see photos for close ups). For vintage pieces from the 1960s these are in pretty amazing shape. The largest plaque measures approximately 29.5 inches tall and 19.5 inches wide at its farthest point x about 1 inch deep. It weighs 5 Pounds # 9 ounces.
The two smaller pieces measure approximately 16.5 inches tall and 12 inches wide at its farthest points x 1 inch deep. The weigh 1 pound 14 ounces each.
The item "Vtg BELART Mid Century MoD Teak ART Hanging Still Life Blenko Eames Plaque Wall" is in sale since Tuesday, February 06, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Mid-Century Modernism". The seller is "themickster" and is located in Vermillion, South Dakota.
This item can be shipped worldwide.