American Decorative Arts
Designer: Ristomatti Ratia, Finnish, born 1942
Manufacturer: Treston, Finnish, founded 1969
Retailer: Henning Glahn Ltd., British, active ca. 1960-ca. 1975

Pair of Palaset Storage Cubes

1973

Painted vestyron and chromium-plated metal

Each: 13 3/8 x 13 3/8 x 13 3/8 in. (33.973 x 33.973 x 33.973 cm)
Gift of Lauren Brown
2010.18.1.1-.2
Culture: 
Finnish
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Designed in Helsinki, Finland
Manufactured in Turku, Finland
Retailed in London
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Henning Glahn, Ltd., London; sold in 1973 to Elizabeth Mills Brown (1916–2008), London and Guilford, Connecticut

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

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