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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Designer: Louis Comfort Tiffany, American, 1848–1933
Manufacturer: Tiffany Studios, American, 1890–1932

Compote

1912

Favrile glass

4 3/4 x 4 15/16 in. (12.07 x 12.54 cm) base: 1 5/8 in. (4.13 cm) other (interior edge of rim): 2 1/16 in.(5.24 cm) other (rim): 2 3/4 in.(6.99 cm)
Gift of Carolyn L. Donnelly
1964.24
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Geography: 
Manufactured in Corona, Long Island, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Carolyn L. Donnelly; gift 1964 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Tiffany Favrile Catalogue of the Year 1915, exh. cat. (New York: Tiffany Studios, 1915), Throughout.

Robert Koch, Louis C. Tiffany’s Art Glass (New York: Crown Publishers, 1977), 40.

Roberta Maneker, “Tiffany: Today’s Market,” Arts & Antiques 26 (December 2003): 43.

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.