(Cuuba 1902 - 1982 France)
Troppic of Capricorn
Unique two-coloured gold brooch
Signed by hand on the reverse 'Wifredo Lam' and with AMG monogram maker's mark (AnnaMaria di Gennaro)
In 1972 Lam was invitted to take part in the AUREA exhibition for which he designed ten unique jewels based on his paintings with the collaboration of the Florentine socialite jeweller Anna Maria di Genaro, who also produced pieces for Luciano Minguzzi and Giuseppe Migneco.
Martine Newby Haspeslagh, Sculpture to Wear (London 2010), p. 34