American Decorative Arts
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Maker: Silas Kopf, American, born 1949

Bench

1993

Mahogany with mahogany, ebony, holly, maple, and cherry veneers

17 × 53 × 20 in. (43.2 × 134.6 × 50.8 cm)
Please Be Seated Collection, funded by Julian H. Fisher, B.A. 1969, in memory of Wilbur J. Fisher, B.A. 1926, and Janet H. Fisher
1993.119.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in Northampton, Massachusetts
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions and Gifts 1993,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 166.

Kari M. Main, Please Be Seated: Contemporary Studio Seating Furniture (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1999), 26–27, no. 12, ill.

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