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18kt Gold and Quartz Earclips, Michael Zobel

Auction:
2515B
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2515B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

18kt Gold and Quartz Earclips, Michael Zobel, c. 1995, each set with a shaped tablet within conforming bezel, lg. 1 3/4 in., signed.

Note: Michael Zobel was born in Tangier, Morocco, in 1941, and trained in Pforzheim, Germany, at the School for Arts & Crafts. His jewelry combines aspects of the wearable and the theatrical, as evidenced by the suite offered here. The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Museum of Arts and Design in New York, and several European institutions hold examples of his work.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Michael Zobel, School for Arts & Crafts, Pforzheim, Tangier, Germany, Morocco, Museum of Arts

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