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American Decorative Arts
Designer: George Albert Feinauer, American, born Germany, 1886–1955
Maker: Barbour Silver Company

Coffeepot

1929–32

Silver plate and Catalin

9 3/4 × 9 × 3 1/8 in. (24.77 × 22.86 × 7.9 cm)
Gift of Patricia E. Kane, Ph.D. 1987, and W. Scott Braznell, Art.A. 1967, in honor of John P. Axelrod, B.A. 1968
2011.154.2
Geography: 
Made in Meriden, Connecticut
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Kathy Wheeler, Lincoln City, Oregon, sold 2007 through eBay to W. Scott Braznell, Hamden, Connecticut; gift 2011 Yale University Art Gallery

Bibliography: 

W. Scott Braznell, “Modern Expression in American Silver: The Designs of the Weimar Émigré Albert Feinauer (1886–1955),” Winterthur Portfolio 44, no. 4 (Winter 2010): 285–86, fig. 23.

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2012.pdf (accessed December 21, 2012).

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 such records is ongoing.