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'Widows Group' brooch by Pierre Cavalan, 1989
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Object statement
Brooch, 'Widows Group', mixed media, designed and made by Pierre Cavalan, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1989
'Widows Group' brooch designed and made by Pierre Cavalan in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1990.
This brooch was displayed from 4th to the 29th of April at Punch Gallery in Balmain, New South Wales, Australia.

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Description
Brooch assembled from various 'found' objects including a women's watch face, sections of watch band, Legacy badge, old costume jewellery pieces and imitation gem stones. A cast metal curved bar at the centre forms the word 'Australia'.
Designed: 1989

Made: 1989

Used: 1990
Marks
Artist's stamp and date, engraved on reverse, 'PIERRE CAVALAN / 1989'.
90/525
Production date
1989
Height
130 mm
Width
102 mm
Depth
16 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Purchased 1990
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{{cite web |url=http://from.ph/107457 |title='Widows Group' brooch by Pierre Cavalan |author=Powerhouse Museum |accessdate=1 February 2015 |publisher=Powerhouse Museum, Australia}}


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