Pegasus brooch

Italian
1955
Anton Frühauf (Italian, 1914–1999)


Dimensions

Height x width: 2.5 x 2.7 cm (1 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.411

Medium or Technique

Gold (18kt)

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Gold brooch with a low-relief image of a winged horse. The image was drawn from Classical antiquity.

Markings

AF within an oval, 750

Provenance

Purchased by Michael and Karen Rotenberg from the artist's shop in Meran; Gift to MFA (Accession Date: June 27, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Karen Sethur Rotenberg in honor of the jeweler, Anton Fruhauf

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.