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Rhinestone pave necklace apres Van Cleef & Arpels

1958–1959
Marcel Boucher (French, 1898–1965)


Accession Number

2018.3949

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, white metal, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Gold metal ribbons spill over and under a band of red and white rhinestone pavé mounted on white metal. The ornament is articulated at five points. The five-strand necklace fastens with a fold-over closure.

Signed

"© BOUCHER"

Markings

"7220"

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