Bowl Maker: James Prestini (American, 1908–1993)

1947

American Decorative Arts

On view, 3rd floor, Modern and Contemporary Art and Design
Medium

Walnut

Dimensions

2 13/16 × 12 7/16 in. (7.1 × 31.6 cm)

Credit Line

Yale University Art Gallery and Ruth and David Waterbury, B.A. 1958, Fund

Accession Number

2002.22.1

Culture
Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Jody Kingery, Chicago, 1947–2000; purchased by Modern Times, Chicago, 2000–2002
Bibliography
  • 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
  • "Acquisitions 2002," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003), 148
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Additional information

Object/Work type

bowls (vessels)

Marks

"PRESTINI," branded on underside

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