Drawing of a ring with a large green cabochon stone

American
1930s–1950s


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 x 2 in. (5.1 x 5.1 cm)

Accession Number

2009.4485

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Drawings

The drawing on the two inch square of black paper illustrates a ring of white metal with a green oval cabochon stone in a prong setting, probably flanked by a baguette diamond above a trilliant. A “C” is marked underneath.

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