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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Vincent Ferrini, American, 1933–2020

Pair of Candlesticks

1959

Sterling silver

.1: 7 1/8 × 8 1/2 in. (18.1 × 21.6 cm)
.2: 9 × 8 1/2 in. (22.9 × 21.6 cm)
Gift of Heidi Ferrini Staheli
2021.29.1.1-.2
Geography: 
Made in Boston, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Lighting Devices
Provenance: 

Vincent Ferrini (1933–2020), Boston, then Brockton, Mass., then Wermatswil, Switzerland; by inheritance to his wife Heidi Staheli Ferrini, 2020; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2021

Bibliography: 

Jeannine Falino, Jennifer Scanlan, and Glenn Adamson, Crafting Modernism: Midcentury American Art and Design, exh. cat. (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2011), 199, no. 146.

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