Catalog No. 0000.00.0
"Sophistikit" screen-printed and bejeweled box bag featuring a stylized turquoise cat on a black background
11 1/8 L x 2 3/4 W x 8 15/8 H in.
Box purse depicting a Siamese-like, stylized cat screen printed in vivid turquoise and decorated with Aquamarine, Topaz and Crystal faux gems, and gold embellishments. "Sophistikit" is screen printed in lower left corner. One of multiple variations on a theme very popular with Enid Collins and collectors.
Title of Piece
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Black, turquoise/aqua blue, amber, white, gold (metal)
Aquamarine, Topaz, Crystal, Gold (metal)
Animals, domestic animals, cats, puns
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" and copyright symbol screen printed on lower right front
Acrylic serigraph on wood; glass faux jewels; brass findings; leather clasp detail; vinyl handle; satin lining; mirror
Web-press serigraph print; machine-cut box; some hand assembly
Place of Manufacture
Places of Sale
Shows less than typical wear; original screen print vivid; jewels intact and in good condition.
One of several designs on this fun theme.