‘Widows Group’ brooch by Pierre Cavalan

Made by Cavalan, Pierre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1989.

Brooch assembled from various ‘found’ objects including a women’s watch face, sections of watch band, Legacy badge, old costume jewellery pieces and imitation gem stones. A cast metal curved bar at the centre forms the word ‘Australia’.

Summary

Object No.

90/525

Physical Description

Brooch assembled from various 'found' objects including a women's watch face, sections of watch band, Legacy badge, old costume jewellery pieces and imitation gem stones. A cast metal curved bar at the centre forms the word 'Australia'.

Dimensions

Height

130 mm

Width

102 mm

Depth

16 mm

Production

Notes

'Widows Group' brooch designed and made by Pierre Cavalan in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1990.

Made

Cavalan, Pierre 1989

History

Notes

This brooch was displayed from 4th to the 29th of April at Punch Gallery in Balmain, New South Wales, Australia.

Used

Punch Gallery 1990

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1990

Acquisition Date

23 May, 1990

Cite this Object

Harvard

'Widows Group' brooch by Pierre Cavalan 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 January 2018, <https://ma.as/107457>

Wikipedia

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