American Decorative Arts
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Maker: Kenneth Francis Bates, American, 1904–1994

The Dahlia

1947

Enamel on copper

3/4 × 9 13/16 in. (1.9 × 24.92 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Paul Moore
1956.2.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Retailed in Cleveland, Ohio
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased by Fanny Hanna Moore, New York, and Convent Station, N.J., 1947-56

Bibliography: 

“List of Accessions, 1956,” Bulletin of the Associates in Fine Arts at Yale University 23, nos. 1–2 (February 1957): 33.

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), 389, no. 273.

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