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Alexander Calder (American, 1898–1976)
Object Place: Probably New York, New York, United States
Overall: 17.8 cm, 94 x 10 mm, 86.9 gm (7 x 3 11/16 x 3/8 in., 0.2 lb.)
Medium or Technique
Silver, steel wire
Not On View
Silver brooch in form of stylized leaf with four “veins” on each side, stem, and hammered texture. Steel wire wrapped to create pin stem.
By 1999, A/D Gallery, New York; July 16, 1999, sold by A/D Gallery to Daphne Farago; 2006, gift of Daphne Farago to MFA Boston.
The Daphne Farago Collection
© 2011 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.