Jewellery by post-war painters, sculptors, architects and designers


(USA, 1890 - 1976)

La Jolie

10/12, 1970


24ct gold pendant with lapis eye on a gold torque, executed by GEM Montebello.

Signed, Man Ray

H. pendant 9 cm, W. 10 cm

This pendant was designed in 1961 by Man Ray for inclusion in the ground-breaking exhibition curated by Graeme Hughes at the Goldsmith's Hall, International Exhibition of Modern Jewellery. This example comes from an edition of twelve produced in 24ct pure gold by Giancarlo Montebello.



Man RAY (1890 - 1926)