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Set of Artist-Designed Patinated Silver Brooches, John Iverson

Auction:
2471
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

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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

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John Iverson, Hamburg, designer and craftsman, Washington, D.C., Museum of Art, Renwick Gallery, Bead, Beadwork, Bivalves, Brooch, Cabochon, Chalcedony, Charriol, Chert, Coral, Cut, Diamond, Diamond ring, Gastropods, Gemstones, Iverson, Lithics, Molluscs, Necklace, Onyx, Opal, Optical materials, Oxide minerals, Pearl, Peridot, Ring, Ring theory, Sapphire, Superhard materials, Transparent materials

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