Modern Head brooch

1968
Designed by Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923–1997), Made for Multiples, Inc., New York


Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 6 x 0.6 cm (3 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.328

Medium or Technique

Silver, enamel

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Could also be used as a pendant. Various brightly colored enamel geometric designs set in silver. In center is abstracted head with gold eyes, nose and mouth

Signed

Engraved " R Lichtenstein" and "C 1968 Roy Lichtenstein For Multiples Inc"

Provenance

Donna Schneier Fine Arts; Daphne Farago, March 9, 1993 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© Estate of Roy Lichtenstein