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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Henry Will, American, ca. 1735–1802

Foot Warmer

ca. 1761–93


10 11/16 × 5 7/8 × 12 in. (27.1 × 14.9 × 30.5 cm) other (Body): 6 11/16 in. (17 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
Made in New York, New York
or made in Albany, New York
On view
18th century
Containers - Metals

Ledlie I. Laughlin, Pewter in America: Its Makers and Their Marks, 2 vols. (Boston: Barre Publishers, 1940), n.p., pl. 42, fig. 272.

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 9, 44-45, no. 161, ill.

Charles F. Montgomery, A History of American Pewter (New York: Dutton, 1973), 195, fig. 12–8.

Charles F. Montgomery and Patricia E. Kane, eds., American Art: 1750–1800 Towards Independence, exh. cat. (Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1976), 215, 306, fig. 176.

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