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Pair of earrings

American
mid 20th century
Formerly attributed to Harry Bertoia (American (born in Italy), 1915–1978)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 6.7 x 0.3 cm (3 1/4 x 2 5/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.68.1-2

Medium or Technique

Brass, gold (?)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Series of concentric fractured rings, each comprised of flattened, hammered brass. Gold (?) ear wire.

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 26, 1996 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Sonambient® and Bertoia