This is a cut-out watercolor on paper drawing depicting a gold brooch in the form of a stylized flower/scroll. The "flower" is made of red (ruby?) beads separated by tiny diamonds. The gold scroll motif contains round diamonds.
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)
Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf
- Designed for Trabert & Hoeffer, Inc.-Mauboussin, 1936–1953