Ib Melchior, son of the renowned Danish opera star Lauritz Melchior, served as an intelligence officer during World War II, during which he was awarded a Silver Star for his capture of the infamous Nazi Werewolves. Ib was married to architect and designer Cleo Baldon for 50 years until her passing in 2014. Baldon is best known for her contribution to the popularization of the lap pool in Southern California residential design as well as her distinctive wrought iron and oak furniture, now popular in 20th century design auctions and galleries. Together, Ib and Cleo co-authored two books: Reflections on the Pool: California Designs for Swimming and Steps & Stairways.
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