This object is currently resting in our storage facility. There are 2 other images of this object. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the tag food preparation, kitchen, dining, silver, curved, minimalism, geometric.

See more objects with the color darkgrey grey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1982

  • Work on this object began.

1990

  • We acquired this object.

1992

  • Work on this object ended.

2012

2015

2017

  • You found it!

Salt Caster And Backplate (France), ca. 1987

This is a Salt caster and backplate. It was designed by Gilles Derain and produced by Lumen Center. It is dated ca. 1987 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is silverplate. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Lumen Center. It is credited Gift of Lumen Center.

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 1 x 6 x 3 cm (3/8 x 2 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Salt Caster And Backplate (France), ca. 1987; Designed by Gilles Derain (b. 1944); silverplate; H x W x D: 1 x 6 x 3 cm (3/8 x 2 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.); Gift of Lumen Center; 1990-42-4-a,b

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18634749/ |title=Salt Caster And Backplate (France), ca. 1987 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 August 2017 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

If you would like to tell us more about an object or have found an error in an object record, please let us know!