Catalog No. 0000.00.00
"Pavan II" peacock mating dance box bag, dark
11 7/8 L x 2 3/4 W x 6 1/2 H in.
Box purse of dark-toned wood screen printed in a gradient of turquoise, light green and black, depicting two peacocks in a mating dance, or "pavan" and surrounded with flowers and flourishes. Decorated with faux gems in aqua, sapphire, emerald green and crystal, and with acrylic embellishments. "PAVAN II" serigraph appears in lower left corner in hand-script printed style. One of many variations on this theme.
Title of Piece
PAVAN II (sic)
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Turquoise, light green, black, blue, emerald green
Collins Jewel Colors
Aquamarine, Crystal, Emerald, Sapphire
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.