Margaret De Patta Sterling Silver Agate Abstract Modernist Ring For Sale
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Margaret De Patta Sterling Silver Agate Abstract Modernist Ring


Sterling silver ring with triangular agate stone that spins within its setting, created by Margaret De Patta of San Francisco, California. Ring is a finger size 6.5 to 7. Signed De Patta and the artists' hallmark. In very good vintage condition. Jewelry artist Margaret De Patta was influenced by constructivism and the Bauhaus school. In 1941, she went to Chicago, Illinois, to study with Laszlo Moholy-Nagy at the School of Design. De Patta was a founding member of the San Francisco Metal Arts Guild, and is considered a leader in the American Modernist Jewelry movement. Her work is in the collections of the Oakland Museum, The British Museum in London, The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian Museum of Art, and the Museum of Art and Design in New York.


  • Creator
    Margaret De Patta
  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
    United States
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  • Condition Details
    Very good vintage condition.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
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