Ed Wiener (American, 1918–1991)
Object Place: New York, New York
Overall: 10.2 x 5.1 x 0.6 cm (4 x 2 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A curvilinear silver brooch of irregular form designed as a dancer in movement (inspired by Martha Graham). Fabricated from silver sheet in an irregular form. Its dimensionality is extended with hammered and soldered wavy silver wires, rectangular in section. The surface is reflective and has localized oxidation.
Stamped on verso: "ED WIENER STERLING"
Purchased from Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA by Daphne Farago on September 19, 2007;
The Daphne Farago Collection
Reproduced with permission.