American Decorative Arts
Photo credit: Christopher Gardner
Designer: Robert Venturi, American, 1925–2018
Fabricator (hinges): Michael Brophy, American, born 1959
Retailer: Swid Powell, American, 1982–2001

Centerpiece

1990

Sterling silver and hand-painted porcelain

15 x 13 in. (38.1 x 33.02 cm)
Swid Powell Collection, Gift of Nan Swid
2011.200.63.1-.2
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Designed in Philadephia, Pennsylvania
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Swid Powell, New York, by 2001; Nan G. Swid, New York, 2001–2011; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2011

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.