* A Silver Abstract Sculptural "Violon éclaté" Brooch, Arman, made in a limited edition of 100 pieces, depicting a highly detailed burst violin and measuring approximately 85.00 x 44.00 mm. Stamp: 800 (Italian maker's mark 20 VR). Hand inscribed: Arman 94/100.
ARTIST NOTE: Arman (1928-2005), an American sculptor, painter and print maker born and trained in France; closely associated with the NOUVEAU RÉALISME movement. 28.10 dwts. Estimate $ 3,000-5,000
The polished surfaces show scattered superficial scratches. There are no signs of repair to the metalwork. The pin stem and clasp are in fine working order.
A Silver Abstract Sculptural Violon éclaté Brooch, Arman, 28.10 dwts.