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Kandinsky Donut Brooch/Necklace

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Black graduated beaded necklace terminating in doughnut-shaped ivory colored pendant,with applied and painted-on geometric multi-colored decoration

Signed

On rear silver plaque " Q Sterling 78"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 12, 1996 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Robin Quigley R.Q.

1978

Object Place

Providence, Rhode Island

Dimensions

Diameter and length (Diameter of pendant; length of chain): 5.7 x 48.3 cm (2 1/4 x 19 in.) Overall: 27.9 x 8.9 x 2.5 cm (11 x 3 1/2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2006.440

Medium or Technique

Epoxy resin silver, and other media

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands