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Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Auction:
3157T
Lot:
2199
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 3157T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 17, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen, Britain, c. 1970, silver, acrylic, mother-of-pearl, and jasper.

Note: Purchased from Tadema Gallery, London. Gunilla Treen's (b. 1949) puzzle jewelry consists of kaleidoscopic compartments of free-floating objects sandwiched between pieces of acrylic. According to her statement, she "has always been attracted to small details, textures and combinations of materials and colours." She now concentrates on photography.
Estimate $200-400


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

London, United Kingdom, Academic art, Gunilla, Knights Bachelor, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Lophotrochozoa, Mechanical puzzles, Necklace, Pearl, Puzzles, Visual arts

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