Man Ray (American, 1890-1976) La jolie Pendant size: 9.5 x 10.8 cm (3 3/4 x 4 1/4 in). Necklace diameter: approx. 13 cm (5 1/8 in).
Lot 24
Man Ray
(American, 1890-1976)
La jolie Pendant size: 9.5 x 10.8 cm (3 3/4 x 4 1/4 in). Necklace diameter: approx. 13 cm (5 1/8 in).
Sold for £47,500 (US$ 79,838) inc. premium
Lot Details
Man Ray (American, 1890-1976)
La jolie
signed, numbered and dated '9/ 12./ Man Ray/ 61' (to the figure's neck)
gold pendant necklace with a cabochon lapis lazuli set on either side
Pendant size: 9.5 x 10.8 cm (3 3/4 x 4 1/4 in).
Necklace diameter: approx. 13 cm (5 1/8 in).
This work was executed after a design by Man Ray of 1961 and produced in an edition of 12 examples plus one épreuve d'artiste in 1970, by GEM Montebello, Milan.

Footnotes

  • LITERATURE
    J. H. Martin, B. Hermann, R. Krauss and M. Ray, Objets de Mon Affection, Paris, 1983 (another version illustrated p. 164).
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