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18kt Gold Gem-set "Tristan and Isolde" Pendant/Brooch, Henryk Kaston, Designed by Salvador Dali

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2993B
Lot:
79
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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2993B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 21, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

18kt Gold Gem-set "Tristan and Isolde" Pendant/Brooch, Henryk Kaston, Designed by Salvador Dali, depicting the profiles of Tristan and Isolde flanking a diamond chalice of buff-top garnet love potion, 1 1/4 x 1 1/8 in., signed, boxed.

Note: Wagner's Tristan and Isolde was Dali's favorite opera; he designed this piece in tribute.
Estimate $4,000-5,000


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Keywords

Isolde, Celtic culture, Celtic mythology, Iseult, Literature, Richard Wagner, Salvador Dalí, Tristan, Visual arts, Wagner, Welsh mythology

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