Drawing of a brooch with two ruby bound stylized floral sprigs of blue and yellow diamonds (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

2009.4417

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Drawings

Two bound stylized floral sprigs of blue and yellow sapphires and rubies are illustrated in this drawing. The embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series appears in the left corner of the page. On the lower right xx/p-206 is written. The reverse of the page has the following notations:

14 Blue Ceylons 45 cts
10 yellow “
35 Rd Dia .70 cts KYL -
54 Fac Rubies 3 cts

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