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Maker: James Prestini, American, 1908–1993

Bowl

1947

Walnut

2 13/16 × 12 7/16 in. (7.1 × 31.6 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery and Ruth and David Waterbury, B.A. 1958, Fund
2002.22.1
Geography: 
Made in Chicago, Illinois
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Jody Kingery, Chicago, 1947–2000; purchased by Modern Times, Chicago, 2000–2002

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2002,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003): 148.

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 392, no. 276.

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.