09-15-2009 09-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2471 Boston
September 15, 2009 10:00 AMCalender
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Set of Artist-Designed Patinated Silver Brooches, John Iverson

$2,489$2,100
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2471 Location: Boston Date / Time: September 15, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Set of Artist-Designed Patinated Silver Brooches, John Iverson, each designed as naturalistic oak leaves, 5 1/4 x 2, 7 x 4 1/2, and 6 x 2 in., signed.

Note: New York based artist John Iverson is a Hamburg native who works with precious metals, bronze and iron, as well as enamel. He is both designer and craftsman, making use of both the industrial process of electroforming as well as complex and intricate handwork that is unique to each piece. Iverson's work is held in the collections of the Renwick Gallery in Washington, D.C., and the Museum of Art and Design in New York, among others.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

John Iverson, Hamburg, designer and craftsman, Museum of Art, Washington, D.C., Renwick Gallery