Rockwell Silver Company designs in collections and exhibitions (2016)

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A. Rockwell Silver Company designs

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1920s

Holmes-designed coffee service

Frank Graham Holmes for Rockwell Silver Company / Lenox China. (1920). Coffee service (coffee pot, sugar bowl, cream pitcher, tray, calling card). (Accession nos. 81.181A-H. (Given as a gift from President and Mrs Woodrow Wilson to Mr and Mrs Lane Kauffmann.) (Updated 23 January 2017. AAA00426-36; AAA00557-561.)

Cocktail shaker

Rockwell Silver Company. (c. 1925-30). Cocktail shaker. Opaque and transparent black non-lead glass, free-blown and tooled with sterling silver overlay. (Accession no. 89.25.1. Viewed 14 November 2016. AAA00425-04; AAA00430.)

  • Offline - New Orleans Museum of Art.

Six cocktail glasses

Rockwell Silver Company. (c. 1925-30). Six cocktail glasses. Opaque and transparent black and red non-lead glass, free-blown and tooled with sterling silver overlay. (Accession no. 89.25.2. Viewed 14 November 2016. AAA00425-04; AAA00430.)

  • Offline - New Orleans Museum of Art.

Vase with flowers

Rockwell Silver Company. (1925-1935). Vase with flowers. (Accession no. 84.4.188. Viewed 28 March 2016. A00193.)

Bowl with two candlestick holders

Rockwell Silver Company. (1925-35). Bowl with two candlestick holders. Green non-lead glass; pressed, silver decorated. (Accession no. 84.4.191. Viewed 28 March 2016. B00051.)

Three-piece console set with gazelle

Rockwell Silver Company / Pairpoint Manufacturing Company / Duncan & Miller Glass Company. (1925-35). Three-piece console set with gazelle. Black non-lead glass and silver decorated electrolytically. (Accession no. 84.4.192. Viewed 28 March 2016. B00052.)

Plate

Rockwell Silver Company / Pairpoint Manufacturing Co. (c. 1925-35). Plate. Glass with silver overlay. (Accession no. 1999.47. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00223.)

Vase with gazelle

Rockwell Silver Company / Pairpoint Manufacturing Co. (1925-1938). Vase with gazelle. Silver, glass. (Accession no. 84.4.190. Viewed 27 March 2016. A00177.)

Vase

Rockwell Silver Company / Pairpoint Manufacturing Co. (1925-1949). Vase. Black non-lead glass; blown, silver decorated electrolytically. (Accession no. 84.4.187. Viewed 28 March 2016. A00190.)


1930s

Cup and saucer

Rockwell Silver Company / Lenox China. [c. 1930 (shape introduced c. 1908)]. "Moderne" demitasse cup and saucer. Porcelain with silver overlay. (Accession no. 1997.8.2.A-B. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00222.)

Coffeepot

Rockwell Silver Company / Lenox China. [c. 1930 (shape introduced 1919)]. "Moderne" coffeepot. Porcelain with silver overlay. (Accession no. 1997.8.1.A-B. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00221.)

Plate

Rockwell Silver Company. (c. 1930). Plate. Glass, silver. (Accession no. 1985.35. Viewed 7 April 2016. B00112-06.)

  • Offline - Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford.

Vase

Rockwell Silver Company. (1935-37). Vase. Black non-lead glass; mold-blown. (Accession no. 79.4.280. Viewed 28 March 2016. B00053.)

Vase

Rockwell Silver Company. (1935-1949). Vase. Black non-lead glass; blown, silver decorated electrolytically. (Accession no. 84.4.186. Viewed 28 March 2016. A00191.)

Vase

Rockwell Silver Company. (c. 1930s). Vase. Blue, poppy silver deposit decal - flux rhodium-coated. (Accession no. 92.002.009. Viewed 8 June 2016. A00755-10.)

  • Offline - Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ.


B, Rockwell Silver Company designs in exhibitions

1990s

16 February - 27 May 1990. Sumptuous Surrounds: Silver Overlay on Ceramic and Glass, The Collection of Warren Gilson at Milwaukee Art Museum, WI. (Also at Newark Museum, NJ, dates unknown.) (Updated 13 June 2017. A01367; A01486; AAA00550; G00001. DM.)


2000s

5 venues: 2005 - 2007. Modernism in American Silver: 20th-Century Design. (Viewed 21 March 2016. A00140.)

> Exhibition venues: Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC; Nevada Museum of Art, Reno; Dallas Museum of Art; The Wolfsonian, Miami Beach, FL; The Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, TN.


2010s

19 May - 31 December 2011. Mt. Washington and Pairpoint: American Glass from the Gilded Age to the Roaring Twenties at the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY. (Updated 3 July 2017. A00194; A02739.)



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