Catalog No. 0000.00.00
"Pavan" peacock mating dance box bag, white and gold
11 3/4 L x 2 3/4 W x 6 1/2 H in.
Box purse of medium-toned wood screen printed in white and metallic gold, depicting two peacocks in a mating dance, or "pavan" and surrounded with flowers and flourishes. Decorated with faux gems in amber and white acrylic embellishments. "Pavan" serigraph appears in lower left corner in hand-script printed style. One of many variations on this theme.
Title of Piece
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
White, gold (metal), amber
Collins Jewel Colors
Birds, peacocks, love, flowers
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" and copyright symbol printed on lower right corner
Acrylic serigraph on wood; glass jewels manufactured for Collins of Texas in the Czech Republic; acrylic embellishments; brass findings; leather clasp detail; vinyl handle; satin lining; mirror
Web-press serigraph print; machine-made box; some hand assembly (hand application of jewels)
Place of Manufacture
Places of Sale
Shows typical wear from use; serigraph vivid; original jewels intact and in place.
One of many variations Enid Collins designed on this theme.