This is a cut-out watercolor drawing on transparent paper in the shape of two flowers with leaves made of gold, with white metal setting the diamond sprigs and turned over parts of each flower. In the center of each flower is a cluster of prong-set seven cabochon rubies.
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)
Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf
- Designed for Trabert & Hoeffer, Inc.-Mauboussin, 1936–1953