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American Decorative Arts
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Designer (pattern): Rockwell Kent, American, 1882–1971
Designer (shape): Daniel Gale Turnbull, American, 1887–1964
Designer (shape): Jane Foster Bennison Howell, American, 1913–2001
Manufacturer: Vernon Kilns, American, 1916–1960

“Salamina” Plate

Designed 1939; manufactured 1939–42

Cream-colored earthenware with handpainted and transfer-printed decoration

9 7/16 in. (24 cm) other: 9 7/16 in. (24 cm)
Olive Louise Dann Fund
1987.30.1
Geography: 
Made in Los Angeles, California
Designed in Au Sable Forks, New York
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Unknown collection, East Hampton, Conn., 1987

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1985–1987,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 2 (Spring 1988): 122, ill.

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), 240–41, no. 164.

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.