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Drawing of two pearl rings

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The two drawings of rings are painted on transparent paper taped to heavier paper. Number 1. shows a gold ring shank surmounted by two large pearls; #2 also features the prong set pearls but has a two wire shank. On the lower left is the embossed stamp identifying the firm and the Reflection...

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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: 9 3/8 x 7 3/8 in. (23.8 x 18.7 cm)

Accession Number

2009.4473

Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Drawings