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Drawing a ring with a green stone

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This drawing illustrates a white metal ring with a green cabochon, probably a cats-eye chrysoberyl flanked by a faceted yellow stone. The embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection series appears on the lower left of the page. On the reverse are the following notations: #101 CUST....

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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: 20.3 x 12.7 cm (8 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4440

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Drawings