Rare Gilbert Rheme necklace made out of Sterling Silver with red resin. This pendant is minimal yet complex, a piece of wearable art. Circa 1970's. Rheme's work very rarely comes onto the the market, being prized and collected by many. The red resin is slightly brighter in real life.
Gilbert Rheme Swiss born artist, living and working primarily out of Quebec. His career spanned several decades, selling across North America. Rheme started creating jewelry after he couldn't find an appropriate ring to propose with, his Fiance said yes and a jewelry career was born. Rheme's work is often sculptural, geometric and one of a kind.
Pendant measures approx. 1.5" tall x 1" wide Chain measures approx. 17" in total length Hallmarked "Sterling Rheme" Good vintage condition with minor wear to the metal and resin. There is some patina appropriate to age.