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Maker: Dorothy C. Thorpe, American, 1901–1989


ca. 1940

Colorless etched glass

2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
other: 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Gift of Patricia E. Kane, Ph.D. 1987, and W. Scott Braznell, Art.A. 1967, in memory of Shirley Rosenstein
Made in Los Angeles, California
20th century
Containers - Glass

Purchased from the New Haven Antiques Show, New Haven, Conn., by Patricia E. Kane and W. Scott Braznell, Hamden, Conn., April 1982


“Recent Important Acquisitions,” Journal of Glass Studies 25 (1983): 271, fig. 47.

“Acquisitions 1982,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 39, no. 1 (Winter 1984): 58.

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 357, no. 248.

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