The Innocence of Revelation Maker: Hap Sakwa (American, born 1950)


Poplar, maple, pecan, acrylic paint, latex interior enamel paint, automotive acrylic lacquer, and painted pot-metal


15 1/2 × 17 × 17 in. (39.37 × 43.18 × 43.18 cm)

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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

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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), 120, ill. back cover, ill.
  • "Acquisitions," (accessed 2012).

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"The Innocence of Revelation" in black/ "Earth Quake Footprint" in pencil on bottom

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