Large Purple and Red “Fox” Brooch by Lea Stein, Paris

Large Purple and Red “Fox” Brooch by Lea Stein, Paris

Regular price R 1,500

Large Purple and Red “Fox” Brooch by Lea Stein, Paris
 
The purple and red brooch by Lea Stein is in the form of a stylised fox head, and is made of laminates of rhodoid with other materials, and a white metal pin fixture stamped “Lea Stein” and “Paris”. Lea Stein worked in Paris between 1969 and 1981. Her husband developed the technique of laminating paper and cloths with coloured rhodoid which enabled Lea to make her distinctive brooches.
 
Age                                         Circa 1970
Weight                                    8.5g
Dimensions                             38mm x 66mm
Condition                                Very good
Origin                                       Paris, France
Stock code                             AK115