Lapis Art Deco brooch
Possibly by Jean Fouquet
Medium or Technique
Sterling silver, lapis, ebony
Not On View
This sterling silver brooch features cut-out geometric figures. A semicircle of lapis lazuli is bezel set on hammered sterling silver across from a flat ebony rectangle.
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