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Alexandra S. Watkins papers concerning Miye Matsukata, 1969-1980

Alexandra S. Watkins papers concerning Miye Matsukata, 1969-1980

Watkins, Alexandra Solowij, 1933-

Jeweler

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft.

Summary: Forty slides (1969-1979) taken by Watkins of jewelry and a bathroom frieze designed by Miye Matsukata, two press releases (1980), and three photocopies of clippings (1979) concerning Matsukata and her work, one is an obituary.

Biographical/Historical Note

Watkins is a jeweler, goldsmith, Boston, Mass. who headed jeweler Miye Matsukata's workshop for many years and photographed pieces as they were returned for cleaning or repair.

Provenance

Donated 1985 by Alexandra Solowij Watkins.

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