Brooch

1985
Robert W. Ebendorf (American, born in 1938)


Object Place: Highland, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm, 28 gm (3 x 3 x 1/2 in., 0.1 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.143

Medium or Technique

Wood, paper, paint, Plexiglas, shells

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Square brooch composed of a wooden frame with triangular side inlaid with various woods in a linear geometric pattern. Center of frame is a panel containing small seashells. Back of brooch is covered with paper bearing ink handwriting.

Signed

"R Ebendorf" in script

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 12, 1996 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.