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Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Billy Al Bengston, American, born 1934

Untitled (Two Mugs)

ca. 1957

Partially glazed stoneware

11.4 × 11.4 × 7.6 cm (4 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 3 in.)
8.3 × 11.4 × 8.9 cm (3 1/4 × 4 1/2 × 3 1/2 in.)
Janet and Simeon Braguin Fund
2015.71.1.1-.2
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased at Lost Angeles Modern Auctions by The Yale University Art Gallery on 5/17/2015. Private Collection, Los Angeles, California (acquired directly from the artist):thence by descent

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

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.