February 17, 2019

MODERN ART & DESIGN AUCTION

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Lot 167: Margaret De Patta

Lot 167: Margaret De Patta

Earrings (2)

Designed c. 1942
Studio
One signed with impressed artist's cipher; one inscribed "Sterling"
.875" x .75" x .625"; (2 x 2 x 2 cm)
Provenance:  The artist; Thence by descent
Literature: Space, Light, Structure: The Jewelry of Margaret De Patta. U. Ilse-Neuman and J. M. Muñiz. 2012. 113.
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Inventory Id: 31167

MORE INFORMATION:

These earrings were among the earliest examples that would later feature in Margaret De Patta's production line for her business Designs Contemporary. They were later produced and named "Production earrings or cufflinks #26" from 1947-1957.

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