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The Dutchess

Louis Féron (French, 1901–1998)


Height x width: 7.6 x 4.8 cm (3 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold, diamond, and pearl

Not On View


Jewelry / Adornment

Gold and baroque pearl perfume bottle (?) resembling the head of a woman with a crown on her head, pearl earrings, and a diamond pendant. The base is cast, and the figure is created using chasing and repoussé techniques.


Louis Féron (the artist, b. 1901 - d. 1998) and Leslie Snow Féron, Eaton, NH; 2016, gift of Leslie Snow Féron to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Leslie Snow Féron in memory of Louis Féron