Drawing of three rings featuring a rectangular cut diamond and emerald (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

2009.4408

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Drawings

Three options for a rectangular cut emerald and diamond ring with smaller diamonds on the ring shank are depicted in this drawing. On the front lower left appears the embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series. On the reverse side are the following notations:

5790 Mrs. Harry Feinstein

-1- FURN. 1 EM. 8 1/2 X 6 MM HYE -
” 26 BAG. DIAS.

-2- FURN. 1 EM. 8 1/2 X 6 MM YKE -
” 24 BAG. DIAS.

-3- FURN. 1 EM 8 1/2 X 6 MM OHE -
” 46 BAG. DIAS.

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