Victor Vasarely 1985 Op Art Sculptural Geometric Earrings In Sterling With Black Enamel
An Op-art Geometric earrings designed by Victor Vasarely (1906-1997).
Beautiful wearable pieces of art, created in London England by the Op-art artist Victor Vasarely. This very rare sculptural pair of earrings has been carefully crafted in solid .925/.999 sterling silver and are suited, with 18 karats yellow gold posts for pierced ears and comfortable omega backs.
This geometric design is composed by a pair of cushion shaped flat elements, embellished with applications of black enamel.
They have a combined weight of 8.6 Grams and a measures of 23 mm (0.91 in) by 18 mm (0.71 in).
Stamped at the reverse, with the edition number and signed, "VASARELY 36/100".
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, pg. 65 illustrates similar example.
Provenance: Circle of Fine Art Gallery from an authorized edition of 100 pieces, A private collection in New York, USA.
Note: Very rare piece. Vasarely only produced 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 silver or the enamel. This piece has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity.
INVENTORY REF: E0000MNAN/.1111