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Brooch

about 1950–59
Louis A. McMillen (American, 1916–1998)


Object Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 18.4 x 5.7 x 0.6 cm (7 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.355

Medium or Technique

Silver, copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Silver wire in elongated diamond representing an abstracted face, with copper pin stem.

Signed

"McM"scratched on reverse

Provenance

Skinner Auctioners, Sale 1683, Lot 118; Daphne Farago, December 5, 1995 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection