Study For A Balustrade (USA), late 1920s-early 1930s
This is a Study for a balustrade. It was made by Samuel Yellin. It is dated late 1920s-early 1930s and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is wrought iron. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This study for a balustrade shows how Yellin, a collector of antique metalwork, modernized traditional designs.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 89 x 56 x 6 cm (35 1/16 x 22 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Study For A Balustrade (USA), late 1920s-early 1930s; Made by Samuel Yellin (American, born Russia, 1884–1940); wrought iron; H x W x D: 89 x 56 x 6 cm (35 1/16 x 22 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Richard Irvin; 1941-38-1