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Drawing of five diamond earrings with stylized ribbon and semi-circular forms

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The five drawings pasted on this page illustrate white metal earrings with round and baguette diamonds stylized into semi-circular or ribbon forms. A. and B. contain table cut green (?) stones. C. is all diamonds. D. and E. contain table cut blue stones. The lower left of the sheet has the...

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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

2009.4446

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Drawings