American Decorative Arts
Retailer: Bailey and Kitchen, w. c . 1832 - 1846
Maker: Taylor and Lawrie, w. c. 1835 - 1850

Basket

ca. 1835–1850

Silver

Height: 103 mm - Width: 318 mm - Depth: 174 mm - Weight: 728 gr
Gift of Mr. Frederick C. Kossack
1986.102.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this basket from F. Gorevic & Son, Inc., 660 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1985–1987,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 2 (Spring 1988): 87, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 111, ill.

Peter Hawes, A Great Panorama Celebrating Twenty-five Years of American Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 41, ill.

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.