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Maker: John May, American, 1908–1989

Bowl

1940–58

Rosewood

3 1/4 × 9 1/8 × 8 1/2 in. (8.26 × 23.18 × 21.59 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery and Ruth and David Waterbury, B.A. 1958, Fund
2005.35.1
Geography: 
Made in Jackson, New Hampshire
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Tom Gibbs Studio, Coplay, Pa. by 2004

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 208.

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 396, no. 280.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.