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Drawing of a brooch? with colored stone and diamond flowers

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This drawing is on a transparent paper that is stabled to black cardboard. It illustrates a complex gold brooch with diamonds and multicolored faceted stones arranged as flowers terminating in a basketweave design. The embossed stamp of the firm as Trabert & Hoeffer Co. Inc. is on the lower left...

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Before 2006, in collection of Alan Cutler, Miami Beach, FL; June 8, 2006, purchased at Christie's auction in New York City by Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift of Sharf and his wife Jean to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

American, 1930s–1950s

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Height x width: 7 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (18.7 x 13.7 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Drawings