Drawing of two rings with large cabochon sapphire (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

2009.4406

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Drawings

This drawing depicts two options for a cabochon sapphire and diamond ring. On the front appears the embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series. On the reverse side of the drawing are the following notations
# 6701

1. CUST:
1 STAR SAPP.
1 SQUARE DIA
FURNISH:
I SQUARE DIA
4 BAG.DIA
12 RD. DIA
KEX/750 -

2. CUST:
1 STAR SAPP
1 SQUARE DIA
FURNISH:
1 SQUARE DIA
8 RD.DIA

CRY/675 -

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