Colored Smoke Machine / Penland Brooch

1974
Robert W. Ebendorf (American, born in 1938)


Object Place: Penland, North Carolina

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 x 8.9 x 5.7 cm, 74.5 gm (3 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 in., 0.2 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.155

Medium or Technique

Acrylic, oxidized silver, pearls

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Two semi-circular oxidized silver disks ,engraved with tiny circles and sun rays Disks are bisected by a perpendicular white acrylic disk with black and yellow dots; decorated with six pearls and arches of yellow acrylic.

Signed

Engraved on rear "R Ebendorf 1974 Penland NC" in script

Provenance

Robert Ebendorf; Daphne Farago Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.