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Artist-designed Surrealist 23kt Gold "Microbes" Pendant, Max Ernst

Auction:
2993B
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2993B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 21, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Artist-designed Surrealist 23kt Gold "Microbes" Pendant, Max Ernst, c. 1974, designed with abstract amoeba-like creatures, 4 3/8 x 2 3/4 in., no. 1/8, maker's mark for Pierre Hugo, signed, in original box.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

Without visible issues.


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Keywords

Max Ernst, Pierre Hugo, Academy Awards, Art movements, Arts, Film, Hugo, Maker's Mark, Surrealism

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