E. A. Chase Metalsmithing E. A. Chase Metalsmithing
E. A. Chase Metalsmithing - Major Commissions
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1973 Solarium Restaurant, Tucson, Arizona. Entranceway, chandelier, railings, decorative hardware, etc.

1974. "The Other Bird" , a shopping and entertainment complex. Solana Beach, California
. Massive polychrome iron sculpture, "Seaxcape".

1979. The Nash House, San Francisco, California. Entranceway, side gate, and window, forged iron.

1980-81. Rogers ranch, Montana. Seven chandeliers and other miscellaneous light fixtures

1981. Santa Clara Mission, Santa Clara University, California. Forged iron door and interior hardware.

1982-83. A La Selva Beach, California house.
Stair railings, light fixtures, kitchen hood, interior hardware, balcony railing. Forged iron, brass, copper and bronze.

1983-84. J. Gimelli estate. Scotts Valley, California. Kitchen hood, five chandeliers, fire screen and tools.

1985-89. K. Gimelli estate, Los Gatos, California
. Driveway gates, pool gate, railings, light fixtures, three fire screens and tools, kitchen hood, pot rack, and miscellaneous decorative metalwork.

1989. Historic building, Monterey, California. Major chandelier and pilaster lanterns.

1989. Private commission for six sculptures, forged iron and stainless steel.

1990. Ahwanee Hotel, Yosemite, California. Eight major chandeliers, forged iron.

1991-93. The Raney estate, Saratoga, California. Driveway gate, balcony railings, fencing, light fixtures, pot rack, mailbox, interior and exterior miscellaneous forged metals.

1992-94. A series of eight art nouveau floor lamps of mixed forged metals commissioned for international sale.

1993-94. The Zlatunich house, Aptos, California. Stair railings, Light fixtures; fire tools, structural / decorative forged iron, cooper and bronze

1995. Enlarging, casting and dedication of my 1959 sculpture "Collateral Damage", Santa Cruz, California.

1996-98. The Hall residence, Atherton, California. Light fixtures, wall relief, diorama, gallery system.

1998-2000. Harbor estate, Santa Cruz, California. Light fixtures, pot rack, gate hinges, miscellaneous forged metalwork.

Many other commissions have been wrought in the above time period, from sculptures to decorative and architectural works. Only commissions of multiple projects are itemized above. During this period I have forged over ten thousand one-of-a-kind bronze belt buckles; raising the sophistication of bronze forging to a new standard.

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