MEMORIAL JEWELRY
Paint, Canvas, 2006
16" x 16"
6 of 24
Goes Well With Black

Meg Wendy, who runs antiques fairs, keeps an eye out for memorial jewelry. The art of memorial jewelry had a heyday in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, when artists created miniature vignettes of souls bursting out of coffins and women weeping over graves.

David Colman, “Goes Well With Black,” The New York Times, March 12, 2006, Fashion Section, Sunday Styles, Metro Final edition.
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