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American Decorative Arts
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Maker: M. Dale Chase, American, 1934–2007

Best Box ‘94

1994

African blackwood, pink ivory

1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) other: 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Gift of Ruth and David Waterbury, B.A. 1958, in honor of Patricia E. Kane, Ph.D. 1987
2000.93.2
Geography: 
Made in Penn Valley, California
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Purchased by the donors from the Del Mano Gallery of Los Angeles, California, in 1995.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2000,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2001): 154.

Wood Turning in North America Since 1930 (Philadelphia, PA and New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 128, 130, 155, no. 113, ill.

Glenn Adamson et al., Conversations with Wood: Selections from the Waterbury Collection, exh. cat. (Minneapolis: Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 2011), 73, 235, no. 56, 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.