Necklace with Removable Brooches

1995
Julie Mihalisin (American, born in 1962)


Object Place: Seattle, Washington

Dimensions

Length (chain): 59 cm (23 1/4 in.) Overall (longest brooch): 7 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm (2 3/4 x 1 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.359.1-9

Medium or Technique

Glass and metals including silver, 18kt, 24kt and copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Sets

Includes chain and eight brooches that can be worn as pendants. Brooches are both circular and oval with amber, green, purple and gray pearl colored glass. Each is framed and decorated with a variety of metals including silver, gold and copper. Brooches are mounted on a linen-covered board inside a plexiglass box.

Signed

Various signatures, some with full name Julie Mihalisin, some with Julie, all with 1995. Scratched in metal on rear. Also C in circle for copyright.

Provenance

Facere Jewelry Art Gallery; Daphne Farago, July 24, 2002 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.