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Dutch woman brooch

American
1940
Adolph Katz, For Coro (American, 1901–1979)


Accession Number

2018.4107.1

Medium or Technique

Rhodium-plated metal, enamel, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

This small rhodium-plated base metal dress clip features a Dutch woman wearing a red enamel blouse, a wide, blue enamel skirt and red clogs. The woman’s skirt is embellished with yellow flowers and rhinestones.

Provenance

Between about 1970s and 2018, acquired by Carole Tanenbaum, Toronto, Ontario [see note]; 2018, gift of Carole Tanenbaum to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: This is part of a large collection of costume jewelry given to the MFA in 2018, which had been built over about 40 years.

Credit Line

Gift of Carole Tanenbaum