Hound dog brooch
Marcel Boucher (French, 1898–1965)
Medium or Technique
Gold-plated silver, glass, enamel
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Gold-plated hound dog brooch has an enameled nose and eyes and a large prong-set pink faceted glass stone in his mouth. His snout, collar, and the folds of his floppy years are embellished with white rhinestone pave.
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.
Gift of Carole Tanenbaum