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Drawing of four gold, diamond, and colored gem brooches in the form of stylized scrolls (Reflection Series)

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This page illustrates four brooches in the form of stylized scrolls which seem to be made of gold. White metal surrounds the diamonds. The upper left the brooch has blue (sapphire?) cabochons and round diamonds. On the upper right, the brooch has a large round lavender or pink stone, a casade of...

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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

2009.4429

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Drawings