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American Decorative Arts
Designer: Robert Venturi, American, 1925–2018
Retailer: Swid Powell, American, 1982–2001

Prototype candlestick

ca. 1989

Silver plate

8 × 4 in. (20.32 × 10.16 cm)
Swid Powell Collection, Gift of Nan Swid
2011.200.183
Geography: 
Designed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Lighting Devices
Provenance: 

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

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