Ring

American (Boston, Massachusetts)
about 1981
Miyé Matsukata (American (born in Japan), 1922–1981), Atelier Janiyé (1950 - 2015)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 2.9 x 1.9cm (1 1/8 x 3/4in.) Other (Overall): 2.2cm (7/8in.)

Accession Number

1991.788

Medium or Technique

Gold, garnet, enamel

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Garnet ring having abstract, enameled image of the view from home of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, visited by the artist in 1980.

Markings

"Miye / 18k" on back of ring. (from card)

Provenance

Purchased from the artist's estate by Nancy Wills Michel in 1981; to MFA August, 1991, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy Wills Michel

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.