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Object Place: Black Mountain, North Carolina
Overall: 10.8 x 7.9 x 1 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Aluminum strainer, paper clips, safety pin
Not On View
The brooch consists of a circular, regularly pierced aluminum strainer with eleven paper clips, each hanging from a piercing at the bottom edge, and a safety pin clasp strung through two piercings above the center of the strainer.
September 21, 1994, sold by Donna Schneier Fine Arts to Daphne Farago; 2006, gift of Daphne Farago to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2006)
The Daphne Farago Collection
© The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.