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Maker: Jon Sauer, American, born 1949

“Spirals to Bloodwood” box

1993

Blackwood, bloodwood, pinkwood

3 1/8 × 2 11/16in. (7.938 × 6.826 cm) base: 1 3/4 × 2 11/16in. (4.445 × 6.826 cm) other (Lid): 1 7/8 × 2 11/16in.(4.763 × 6.826 cm)
Gift of Ruth and David Waterbury, B.A. 1958 in honor of Glenn Adamson, M.A. 2001, Ph.D. 2001
2005.114.1
Geography: 
Made in Pacifica, California
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Purchased by the donors from del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles on September 23, 1993.

Bibliography: 

“del Mano Gallery advertisement,” American Craft 53, no. 4 (August/September 1993): 21, ill.

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2005–June 30, 2006,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2006): 211, ill.

Glenn Adamson et al., Conversations with Wood: Selections from the Waterbury Collection, exh. cat. (Minneapolis: Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 2011), 198, 248, no. 419, ill.

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.