Drawing of two platinum and diamond rings (Reflection Series)

American
1930s–1950s


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 21.5 x 14 cm (8 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4430

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Drawings

This small drawing shows two diamond and platinum ring options with a scroll motif. On the lower left corner is the embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series. On the lower right is written: xx/ p. 123. On the back is following notations:
Using cust.
1) 6 Bag Dia
6(?) Rd. Dia

Furnish
22 small Rd. dia .25 cts
2 (?) Bag (?) Dia .15 UEX -

2) Using Cust.
1 Rd. Dia.
6 (?) Bag doa

Furnish
40 Rd(?) Dias. .70 cts
UYE
(platinum)
#2 (??) 310.
size 6 1/4 full
or
same size as own dia ring

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