American Silver: Garvan and Other Collections in the Yale University Art Gallery, Vols. I-II. 2 vols in s/case


BUHLER, Kathryn C. and Graham HOOD. American Silver: Garvan and Other Collections in the Yale University Art Gallery, Vols. I-II. New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970. Pp. 344; 300. Well illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, beige cloth, brown title block with silver lettering to spines, black cloth covered slipcase with beige cloth title block to spine. Francis Garvan (1875-1937), Yale graduate and lawyer, began his love affair with American silver, paintings and decorative arts in 1916, donating his extensivecollection to Yale in 1930. He continued to add to the collection until hi s death. Includes descriptions of 1,043 items, many belonging to the collection of Francis P. Garvan. With reproductions of the silversmith's marks atthe rear of both volumes. Vol. I: New England; Vol. II: Middle Colonies an d The South. Minor smudging to the spines and the slipcase title block, else a very good set. 200.00

Title: American Silver: Garvan and Other Collections in the Yale University Art Gallery, Vols. I-II. 2 vols in s/case

Author Name: BUHLER, Kathryn C. and Graham HOOD HOOD, Graham GARVAN, Francis P.)

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970,:

Seller ID: 69467

Keywords: ART UNITED STATES SILVER ANTIQUES YALE UNIVERSITY IDENTIFICATION ,