Wine Cooler Designer: (form) Lurelle Van Arsdale Guild (American, 1898–1985)
Designer: (plaque) Rockwell Kent (American, 1882–1971)
Modeler: (plaque) Rene Paul Chambellan (American, 1893–1955)
Manufacturer: Chase Brass and Copper Company (American, founded 1876)

Form designed 1933; Plaque designed 1933; Manufactured 1934–37

American Decorative Arts

On view, 3rd floor, Modern and Contemporary Art and Design

Chromium-plated copper


9 3/16 × 9 × 8 5/8 in. (23.3 × 22.9 × 21.908 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Stiner, B.A. 1945W

Accession Number



20th century


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Nancy and Richard Stiner, Hamden, Conn., by 1995
  • John Stuart Gordon, "Lurelle Guild: The Historical Modernist," Antiques 178, no. 2 (March/April 2011), 120
  • 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), 232, no. 155
  • Kristina Wilson, Livable Modernism: Interior Decorating and Design during the Great Depression (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2004), 88-89, fig. 2.31
  • "Acquisitions, January 1994–December 1995," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1995–96), 138
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Additional information


"[centaur holding a bow and arrow] / CHASE / U.S.A.," sans serif, incuse on underside

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