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Maker: Toshiko Takaezu, American, 1922–2011

Green Rain

1987

Stoneware with sancai glaze

29 1/2 × 23 × 21 in. (74.93 × 58.42 × 53.34 cm)
Edna Sloan Beron Collection, Gift of Elissa Beron Arons, M.D. 1970, and Daniel Arons, B.A. 1963, M.D. 1967
2013.136.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in Quakertown, New Jersey
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased from the Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, 1991. Owned by Edna S. Beron, Margate, New Jersey, 1991–95. Inherited by her daughter Elissa Beron Arons and her son-in-law Daniel Arons, Newton, Massachusetts, 1995–2013; gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conecticut, 2013

Bibliography: 

Timothy A. Eaton, Collectors Annual: The Art of Craft, exh. cat. (Boca Raton, Fla.: Boca Raton Museum of Art, 1993), 9, ill.

“Acquisitions 2014,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2014_02.pdf (accessed December 1, 2014).

Sequoia Miller and John Stuart Gordon, The Ceramic Presence in Modern Art: Selections from the Linda Leonard Schlenger Collection and the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2015–16), 24, fig. 17.

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