-Victor Vasarely 1985 Op Art Sculptural Geometric Earrings In 14Kt Gold With Gemstones
An Op-art Geometric earrings designed by Victor Vasarely (1906-1997).
Exceptional wearable pieces of art, created in London England by the Op-art artist Victor Vasarely, back in the 1980. These sculptural earrings are very rare, was named by the artist the Vega Earrings-Stage 2 and has has been carefully crafted in solid yellow gold of 14 karats with high polished finish. Fitted with a pair of posts (Removable) for pierced ears and comfortable French omega backs for fastening clips.
This design of the geometric inlaid mosaic is created with multiples elements, carved from natural gemstones such; tiger eye quartz, red jasper and white nacre.
Weight: 21.3 Grams (13.65 Dwt).
Measurements: 30 mm by 18 mm (1.18 x 0.71 Inches).
Hallmarks: Both are stamped and engraved in the reverse with; the maker's mark, the edition numbers and signed, "VASARELY 5/100 CFA 14KT".
Victor Vasarely, 1905-1997 was a Hungarian-French artist, who is widely accepted as a "grandfather" and leader of the Op-art movement. His work entitled Zebra, created in 1937, is considered by some to be one of the earliest examples of Op-art.
Literature: From Picasso to Jeff Koons: The Artist as Jeweler, Venet, Pp. 65 illustrates similar examples.
Provenance: Circle of Fine Art Gallery, Executed circa 1980 by Circle of Fine Art from an authorized edition of only 100 pieces, A private collection in New York, USA.
Note: Very rare piece, Vasarely only designed 4 pieces of jewelry.
Collateral: They are accompanied by a presentation jewelry box.
Condition: The overall condition of this earrings is excellent. Beside the little normal wear, there is no damage to the gold. All gemstones are secured in their settings. This piece has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity.
INVENTORY REF: E011623MANM/.3993