The Second Raj Collage

1989


Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 8.9 x 1.3 cm, 77.6 gm (2 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 1/2 in., 0.2 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.236

Medium or Technique

Cloisonne enamel,14 kt gold, silver, mother of pearl, plastic, mirror

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Two irregular squares joined with a gold disk and a pin, with a projecting rectangular drop set with mother-of-pearl. The proper right square is decorated with multi-colored cloisonne enamel; the proper left square is textured and layered rose gold with a piece of mirror glass and plastic framed in gold. Squares are backed in engraved silver. Two yellow gold pin stems.

Signed

On rear of enamelled square is engraved " The second raj collage" and "William Harper".

Provenance

Susan Cummins Gallery; Daphne Farago, November 3, 1994 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© William Harper