Brooch

1985–93
Peter Macchiarini (American, 1909–2001)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 5.1 x 1 cm (3 7/8 x 2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.340

Medium or Technique

Silver, brass, nickel, copper, red bronze, inconel, ebony, ivory

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Mask design; layered silver and brass abstract shapes on copper oval bisected by silver rod.

Signed

"Macciari" on rear of horizontal element

Provenance

By 1997, Gansevoort Gallery, New York, NY; June 14, 1997, sold by Gansevoort to Daphne Farago; 2006, gift of Daphne Farago to MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2006)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Macchiarini Creative Design ©