Artist-designed Gold and Diamond Griffin Pendant, Wassily Kandinsky, c. 1969, based on a design c. 1903-04, depicting a griffin in granulation and wirework with diamond collar, dia. 2 1/2 in., no. 2/20, maker's mark for Max Pollinger, signed "Nach Entwurf von Wassily Kandinsky," with neck collar.
Note: The drawing for this piece was found in Kandinsky's archives in the 1960s, when Nina Kandinsky had the piece produced by Munich goldsmith Max Pollinger.
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