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Takis - Magnetic Pendant


Takis - Magnetic Pendant

W  5.00cm (1.97 in)  |  D  8.00cm (3.15 in)

Origin Greek, c. 1965
Marks 'Takis'

Gold necklace, with an open work, roughly structured rectangular pendant, with globular detachable magnetic beads, with a gold bead drop
cf. Takis Monographies, Editions Galilee, Paris, 1984 Illustrated: Jewelry & Metalwork in the Arts & Crafts Tradition, Elyse Zorn Karlin, 1993, p.253

Takis made his first sculptures in 1946. In 1958 he made his first telemagnetic sculptures. In 1985, he was awarded the first prize in the Paris Biennale & in 1988 the Grand Prix National de Sculpture in Paris

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