About This Artwork

Albert Feinauer
American, born Germany, 1886-1955
Barbour Silver Company, Division of the International Silver Company
American, 1892-1931
Meriden, Connecticut

Coffee Service, 1929/30

Silver plate and cane
Coffeepot: 23.9 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm (9 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.); creamer: 10.6 x 6.4 x 8.9 cm (4 3/16 x 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.); sugar bowl: 6.4 x 14.6 x 9.8 cm (2 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 3 7/8 in.)
marked on bottom of each

Mary Swissler Oldberg Fund, 2014.996.1-3

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

Annual report (Art Institute of Chicago, 2014-15) online only.

Judith A. Barter, Elizabeth McGoey, et al, "American Silver in the Art Institute of Chicago" (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016) cat. 88 (ill.).

Ownership History

With James P. Infante, New York, by 2004; sold to W. Scott Braznell, Hamden, Connecticut, 2014; sold to the Art Institute, 2014.




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