Art Smith, ‘"Patina" Necklace’, circa 1959, Sotheby's: Important Design

Dimensions: 10 1/4 in. (26.1 cm) long

An example of the same design is in the collection of the Brooklyn Museum (2007.61.2).

Signature: signed Art Smith and impressed STERLING

"The Jewelry of Art Smith," Craft Horizons, January/February 1970, p. 20
Toni Greenbaum and Martin Eidelberg, ed., Messengers of Modernism: American Studio Jewelry 1940-1980, exh. cat., Montreal Museum of Decorative Arts, Montreal, 1996, p. 87
From the Village to Vogue: The Modernist Jewelry of Art Smith, exh. cat., Brooklyn Museum, 2008, pp. 8, 10

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