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Title

Candelabrum

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Pipsan Saarinen Swanson ; J. Robert F. Swanson ; Cray of Boston

Date

c. 1947

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Wells Fargo Center,
Candelabrum, Pipsan Saarinen Swanson      ;    J. Robert F. Swanson      ;    Cray of Boston
Candelabrum: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Brass
Size: 18 1/4 x 21 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. (46.36 x 53.98 x 11.43 cm)
Creation Place: United States
Culture: United States
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: slab base; three pairs of linear "arms" plus one straight arm at center, with candleholders at same height resting on a flat bar with arcs between candleholders
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Mary Rapson Memorial Fund and Anonymous Gift in memory of Margery Manchester Dworak
Accession Number: 2002.203
Rights: Copyright the artist, artist's estate, or assignees
Artist: Pipsan Swanson, American (born Finland), 1905-1979
Role: Designer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American (born Finland), 1905-1979

Artist: J. Robert Swanson, American, 1900 - 1981
Role: Designer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, 1900 - 1981

Artist: Cray of Boston
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality:
Added to Site: February 28, 2009