Drawing of a brooch with tied diamond and carved emerald flowers (Reflection Series)

American
1930s–1950s


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 27.9 x 21.6 cm (11 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4415

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Drawings

This drawing of a tied flowered brooch is composed of diamonds and carved emerald flowers with gold stems and leaves. The stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series is embossed in the lower left corner of the page. On the right corner is written p.220. xx/p220 is written on the reverse side of the page.

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