Olaf Skoogfors, Pin/Pendant, ca. 1969, gold plated sterling silver, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Leona S. and Paul D. Rosenstock, 1996.103, © 1978, Judy Skoogfors
Pin/Pendant is an abstract composition typical of Olaf Skoogfors’s later work, in which he explored irregular surfaces and organic forms.
Luce Object Quote
“I believe jewelry must be wearable, but have a strong, forceful image as well. It should not just be casual decoration, but a reflection of the creator and the wearer.” Artist quoted in Olaf Skoogfors: 20th Century Goldsmith 1930-1975
- ca. 1969
- Not on view
3/8 x 1 1/2 in. (1.0 x 3.8 cm.) diam.
© 1978, Judy Skoogfors
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Leona S. and Paul D. Rosenstock
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- gold plated sterling silver
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