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Drawing of a brooch with tied diamond and carved emerald flowers (Reflection Series)

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This drawing of a tied flowered brooch is composed of diamonds and carved emerald flowers with gold stems and leaves. The stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series is embossed in the lower left corner of the page. On the right corner is written p.220. xx/p220 is written on the reverse...

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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

2009.4415

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Drawings