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Leaf brooch

French
1955–1959
Marcel Boucher (French, 1898–1965)


Accession Number

2018.3943.3

Medium or Technique

Silver tone metal, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

This brooch has double, molded glass leaves, each with finely detailed veins, and framed in a silver tone metal rope design.

Signed

"© BOUCHER"

Markings

"5952"

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