Margaret De Patta (American, 1903–1964)
Object Place: San Francisco, California
Overall: 3.2 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm (1 1/4 x 3/4 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver, cabochon quartz, pearl, and silver wire screen
Not On View
Half-sphere of polished colorless quartz backed with silver wire mesh enclosing a small pearl; pearl moves freely between mesh and quartz.
Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 26, 1996 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.
The Daphne Farago Collection
Reproduced with permission.