TRI 12,000 Maker: Michael Chinn (American, born 1950)


Purpleheart, Indian Ebony, aluminum


2 9/16 × 6 3/16 × 6 3/8 in. (6.509 × 15.716 × 16.193 cm)

Credit Line

Gift from the Irving Lipton Collection, associated publication made possible by a contribution from the Yale University Art Gallery and Ruth and David Waterbury, B.A. 1958, Fund

Accession Number



20th century


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 records is ongoing.

  • David M. Fry, "The Ultimate Cache of Woodturned Art: Reflections on the Lipton Collection," American Woodturner (February 2012): 56, ill.
  • Kevin Wallace, The Cutting Edge: Contemporary Wood Art and the Lipton Collection (Antioch, Calif.: Fine Arts Press, 2011), 198, ill.
  • "Acquisitions," (accessed 2012).
Object copyright
Additional information

Technical metadata and APIs


Open in Mirador

View IIIF manifest

The International Image Interoperability Framework, or IIIF, is an open standard for delivering high-quality, attributed digital objects online at scale. Visit to learn more

Linked Art

API response for this object

Linked Art is a Community working together to create a shared Model based on Linked Open Data to describe Art.