Margaret De Patta, ”Portrait of Margaret De Patta”, 1955
Photo: Barbara Cannon Myers
I just got this amazing book
in the mail today from the
As I have said,
I have been thinking about Northern California
a lot lately,
and all the amazing women artists out there,
past and present!
De Patta has always been a favorite of mine,
since almost day one,
when I got the book,
That book kinda started me on this
decorative arts journey.
was really the first….)
Despite knowing about her early on,
a piece of hers has always eluded me.
But there is always tomorrow….
Margaret De Patta, Production jewelry, 1947
Margaret De Patta, ”Ring”, 1954
Margaret De Patta, ”Pin”, 1959
Margaret De Patta, Production rings, c. 1947
Margaret De Patta, ”Installation of Margaret De Patta’retrospective’ exhibition at Pacific Shop in San Francisco”, 1950
Margaret De Patta in her studio, 1939
Margaret De Patta, ”Pin”, c. 1947-50
This was the pin I was always looking for….
Got close a few times,
major stuff by
Sam Kramer, Ed Weiner, but no De Patta….
Margaret De Patta, ”Pin”, c.1949
Margaret De Patta, ”Pendant”, 1953
Buy this beautiful book
about a beautiful and very talented artist