Pentapot #2 Maker: Hugh E. McKay (American, born 1951)


Madrone burl


16 1/2 × 18 × 15 in. (41.91 × 45.72 × 38.1 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.

  • Kevin Wallace, The Cutting Edge: Contemporary Wood Art and the Lipton Collection (Antioch, Calif.: Fine Arts Press, 2011), 169, ill
  • "Acquisitions," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin: Online Supplement (accessed 2012), 24
  • Patricia E. Kane, Wood Turning in North America since 1930 (Philadelphia and New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 124, 127, no. 110
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Additional information


"Hugh E. McKay */ Pentapot #2/ 1996" in black on bottom

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