Isfahan Neckpiece

Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982


about 1973

Sterling silver with nephrite

Overall: 7 1/16 × 4 1/2 × 1/4 in. (18 × 11.5 × 0.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Charles L. Russell, Class of 1951



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment


Decorative Arts

Not on view

Published References

Barry R. Harwood, From the Village to Vogue: The Modernist Jewelry of Art Smith. Brooklyn Museum, 2008. Musée des arts décoratifs de Montréal, Toni Greenbaum, and Martin P. Eidelberg. Messengers of Modernism: American Studio Jewelry 1940–1960. New York: Montreal Museum of Decorative Arts in association with Flammarion, 1996.


The artist; given to his adopted sister, Ina Smith Gordon (1905-1995), upon his death in 1983; given to Charles L. Russell, upon her death in 1995; given to present collection, 2014.

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