Drawing a ring with a green stone

American
1930s–1950s


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 20.3 x 12.7 cm (8 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4440

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Drawings

This drawing illustrates a white metal ring with a green cabochon, probably a cats-eye chrysoberyl flanked by a faceted yellow stone. The embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series appears on the lower left of the page. On the reverse are the following notations:
 #101

CUST. RING REMODELED ULE
94259 -

Provenance

Before 2006, in collection of Alan Cutler, Miami Beach, FL; June 8, 2006, purchased at Christie's auction in New York City by Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift of Sharf and his wife Jean to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf