SPECIAL ADVISORY: To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19, the Yale University Art Gallery will remain closed until further notice. Learn More

American Decorative Arts
Full-size image not available for download. Please contact Rights and Reproductions.
Designer: Ross N. Lovejoy
Client: Swid Powell, American, 1982–2001

Design for a spoon

June 18, 1984

Graphite, watercolor, and paint

9 1/8 × 13 3/16 in. (23.2 × 33.5 cm)
Swid Powell Records, Gift of Nan G. Swid
2017.133.195
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Produced by the designer for Swid Powell, New York; with Swid Powell until 2001; retained by co-founder and last corporate owner, Nan Swid, New York, 2001–2007; on deposit at Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2007–2017; gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2017

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

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.