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Drawing of a brooch of a stylized blue ceylon sapphire flower (Reflection Series)

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The stylized gold floral brooch illustrated in this drawing consists of sapphires, rubies, and diamonds. On the lower left corner of the page is the embossed stamp identifying the firm and Reflection series. On the lower right is written, XX/p.201. On the reverse of the page are the following...

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Provenance

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

Dimensions

Height x width: 27.9 x 21.6 cm (11 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4424

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Drawings