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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Everardus Bogardus, American, 1675–ca. 1725
Maker: Henricus Boelen II, American, 1697–1755

Tankard

ca. 1700–1710

Silver

6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
other (Lip): 4 9/16 in. (11.6 cm)
base: 5 1/16 in. (12.9 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1101
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Johannes (1658-ca. 1742) and Eytie de La Grange, Bergen, N.J.; their son, Johannes de La Grange (ca. 1706-ca. 1782), Elizabethtown, N.J.; his son, Johannes de La Grange (1733-1798), Union, N.J.; his grandson, Johannes de La Grange (1823-1878); his daughter, Harriet de La Grange Starr (b. 1862), Toledo, Oregon; Willoughby Farr, Edgewater, N.J.; Luke V. Lockwood, Greenwich, Conn.; Francis P. Garvan, New York (1929); gift in 1930 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Clara Louise Avery, American Silver of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1920), civ–cv, fig. 23.

Exhibition of Early American Paintings, Miniatures, and Silver, assembled by Washington Loan Exhibition Committee, exh. cat. (Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 1925), 87, no. 157.

Clara Louise Avery, Early American Silver (New York: The Century Co., 1930), 144, fig. 10.

V. Isabelle Miller, Silver by New York Makers, Late 17th Century to 1900, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of the City of New York, 1937), 5, no. 48.

Tradition of American Silver, exh. cat. (Milwaukee, Wis.: Milwaukee Art Institute, 1953), no. 30.

New York Silversmiths of the Seventeenth Century, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of the City of New York, 1962), no. 24, pl. 13.

Kathryn C. Buhler and Graham Hood, American Silver in the Yale University Art Gallery, 2 vols. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970), vol. 2, p. 30, no. 577, ill.

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.