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Maker, attributed to: John D. Carter Glass Works, American, 1885–1890

Fireplace Tile

1885–90

Molded soda-lime glass

1 5/8 × 2 1/8 × 2 1/8 in. (4.13 × 5.4 × 5.4 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1936.351
Geography: 
Possibly made in Rochester, Pennsylvania
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Architectural Elements
Provenance: 

Alfred Barmore Maclay, New York, by 1935; American Art Association, 5 December 1935, lot 85; by purchase to Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1935; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 194–95, no. 102.

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.