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Drawing of a fragment of a diamond necklace?

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This gouache drawing on transparent paper illustrates a portion of a white round, marquise and baguette diamond necklace set in white metal. Below the painting is a pencil notation: Neck. S #3 - tagged VOEX. On the lower right is an embossed stamp identifying the firm of Trabert & Hoeffler Co.,...

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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: 7 1/2 x 5 7/8 in. (19.1 x 14.9 cm)

Accession Number

2009.4466

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Drawings