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Brooch

Silver booch in form of eight-veined stylized leaf with stem. Steel wire pin stem attached with wrapped steel wire.

Provenance

By 1999, A/D Gallery, New York; July 16, 1999, sold by A/D Gallery to Daphne Farago; 2006, gift of Daphne Farago to MFA Boston.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© 2011 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

about 1940–50

Object Place

Probably New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 cm, 94 x 10 mm, 86.9 gm (7 x 3 11/16 x 3/8 in., 0.2 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.89

Medium or Technique

Silver, steel wire

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches