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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Laurin Hovey Martin, American, 1875–1939

Charger

ca. 1900

Copper

Height: 1 in. (2.5 cm); Diam.: 20 7/8 in. (53 cm)
Gift of Matthew Robinson
1998.56.1
Geography: 
Made in Boston, Massachusetts
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Laurin Hoevy Martin (1875–1939); by descent to his neice Priscilla Kennard Chapin; by gift to her grandson, Matthew Robinson; by gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1998,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1999): 188, 190, ill.

Edward S. Cooke, Jr., “Modern Craft and the American Experience,” American Art 21 (2007): 2-9, 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.