Mary Ann Scherr

Benesh, Carolyn L.E.
February 1985
Ornament;Feb85, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p38
The article profiles Mary Ann Scherr, a jewelry designer and jeweler in the U.S. It includes background information on Scherr and her career as a metalsmith and artist, as well as a description of her most notable jewelry designs and creations that have been exhibited through Europe and the U.S. Also cited are the issues' implications for decoration and ornament.


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