California Loop Series #2 Maker: Marvin Lipofsky (American, 1938–2016)


Blown soda-lime glass with rayon flocking


12 × 8 1/2 × 25 in. (30.48 × 21.59 × 63.5 cm)

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Janet and Simeon Braguin Fund

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21st 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.



The piece has remained in the private collection of Marvin Lipofsky until purchased by Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

  • John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 16–17, 260–61, no. 135.
  • Diane C. Wright, "New Glass at the Yale University Art Gallery," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2011): 29–30, fig. 3.
  • "Acquisitions," (accessed 2012).
  • Janet Koplos and Bruce Metcalf, Makers A History of American Studio Craft (Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 2010), 282–83, ill.
  • Corning Museum of Glass, "Recent Important Acquisitions," New Glass Review 31 (2010): 109, ill.

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