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Gabriele necklace

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The object was inspired by the works of Kandinsky. It was named after Gabriele Munter, Kandinsky's second wife. They married in August,1914. The necklace consists of eleven smooth highly polished multi-colored pieces . Each is of irregular rounded oval shaped beads which are graduated in size...

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SOBRAL on clasp


December 13, 2010, sold by Acessorios de Modas Ltda to an anonymous donor; 2011, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in honor of Leah and David Roland


Reproduced with permission.

Brazilian, 2010


Height x width x depth: 20 x 18.5 x 1 cm (7 7/8 x 7 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Resin and cord


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands