Drawing of a gold brooch with two sapphire flowers (Reflection Series)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States


Height x width: 27.9 x 21.6 cm (11 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry



This drawing depicts a brooch containing two diamond and sapphire flowers with leaves tied at the stems. The tie consists of rubies and gold; the stems and leaves are of gold. On the lower left appears the embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series. On the lower right xx/p/201 is written.

On the reverse of the page are the following notations:
30 Blue Ceylons 53 cts
2 yellow ” “
19 (?) Fac rubies 2 “
16 Rd Dia 35 ” YCE


Before 2006, in collection of Alan Cutler, Miami Beach, FL; June 8, 2006, purchased at Christie's auction in New York City by Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift of Sharf and his wife Jean to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf