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"Les Boucles" earrings

18 kt gold spiral earrings, 8 of an edition of 12

Signed

Man Ray 73

Marks

GM 5/12

Provenance

Skinner Auctioneers, Sale 1403, Lot 160; Daphne Farago, September 15, 1991 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© 2011 Man Ray Trust / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris. GianCarlo Montebello curator of the GEM MONTEBELLO Archives

1973

Object Place

Milan, Italy

Dimensions

Overall (Each earring): 8.9 x 1.9 x 1.9 cm (3 1/2 x 3/4 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.464.1-2

Medium or Technique

18 kt gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs