Brooch

1945–55
Jose De Rivera (American, 1904–1985)


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 x 6.5 x 0.5 cm (1 7/16 x 2 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.123

Medium or Technique

Stainless steel

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Steel brooch with two confronted elements that create an oval in the interior negative space, open at top with two pierced circles. Reverse features hammer marks, pin stem, and signature.

Signed

"DERIVERA" on rear

Provenance

Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, May 17, 2000 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Estate of Jose De Rivera