American Decorative Arts
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Maker: Marion B. Landfors, American, born 1925
Maker: Arthur Landfors, American, born 1923

Lightship Basket

2001

Cherry, cane, ivory, brass

6 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (16.51 x 26.67 x 19.05 cm) other (Height with handle extended): 12 1/2 in.(31.75 cm)
Gift of the Artists, Marion and Arthur Landfors
2002.11.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
21st century
Classification: 
Containers - Baskets
Geography: 
Made in Nantucket, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

The Landfors made the basket in their home shop.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2002,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003): 146.

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