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Pair of earrings

Series of concentric fractured rings, each comprised of flattened, hammered brass

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Sonambient® and Bertoia

mid 20th century

  • Formerly attributed to Harry Bertoia, American (born in Italy), 1915–1978
Object Place for Label

Probably Los Angeles, California

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

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs