Peter Macchiarini (American, 1909–2001)
Object Place: San Francisco, California
Overall: 2.2 x 21.9 x 1.6 cm (7/8 x 8 5/8 x 5/8 in.)
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Varied silver alloys, varied copper alloys (brass), and nickel silver. Square links with cut-out geometric forms, each containing multi-level silver alloy elements creating a shadowbox effect. Further highlighted by cut work sun motif on the corner of each link. Links are topped in textured brass (copper alloy) and backed in silver. All links and clasp are handmade.
"Macchiarini" signed twice, once on rear of link and once on clasp
Stamped twice "MACCHIARINI", on clasp and on link
Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 26, 1996 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.
The Daphne Farago Collection
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