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Spoons

Designer:
Russel Wright (American, Lebanon, Ohio 1904–1976 New York)
Date:
ca. 1930
Medium:
Silver, stainless steel
Dimensions:
a: Teaspoon L. 6-5/8 inches (16.8 cm) b: Soup spoon L. 5-1/8 inches (13 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Russel Wright, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.67.54ab
Not on view
New Haven. Yale University Art Gallery. "At Home in Manhattan: Modern Decorative Arts, 1925 to the Depression," November 10, 1983–February 5, 1984, no. 79 [teaspoon only].

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 16, 2000–January 7, extended to February 4, 2001, unnumbered cat. (p. 97).

Newport Beach, Calif. Orange County Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 25–August 19, 2001, unnumbered cat.

Flint, Mich. Flint Institute of Arts. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," September 14–December 16, 2001, unnumbered cat.

Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," January 11–April 7, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Charlotte, N. C. Mint Museum of Craft and Design. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 3–July 28, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Tulsa, Okla. Philbrook Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," August 23–November 17, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Karen Davies. At Home in Manhattan: Modern Decorative Arts, 1925 to the Depression. Exh. cat., Yale University Art Gallery. New Haven, 1983, p. 113, no. 79, ill. (teaspoon).



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