Drawing of two rings with gems

American
1930s–1950s


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 21.6 x 14 cm (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4436

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Drawings

This page features two drawings of gold rings. Marked 1 is a scroll design with diamonds set in white metal and two clusters on either side of a central triangular diamond of three blue cabochons (sapphires?) with three small round diamonds.
Number 2 has a similar scroll design using the triangular diamond in the center with two elements of white round diamonds in white metal and a row on either side of small blue stones. On the lower left is the embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series. On the lower right corner is noted: xx/R115

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