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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Hans Hofmann, American, born Germany, 1880–1966

Carafe

1946–54

Oil on wood panel

framed: 42.23 × 33.97 × 3.49 cm (16 5/8 × 13 3/8 × 1 3/8 in.) 40.64 × 33.02 × 2.54 cm (16 × 13 × 1 in.)
Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935, Collection
2008.19.22
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
German
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Samuel M. Kootz Gallery, NY, 4/8/55

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2007–June 30, 2008,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 208.

Jennifer Farrell et al., Get There First, Decide Promptly: The Richard Brown Baker Collection of Postwar Art (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 174–75, fig. 2.

Frauke V. Josenhans et al., Artists in Exile: Expressions of Loss and Hope (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2017), 164, no. 20, ill.

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