Rare Gilbert Rheme ring made out of Sterling Silver with green resin. This ring has a very geometric design, very dark (almost black) green is contrasted by more of a Kelly green. Circa 1970's. Rheme's work very rarely comes onto the the market, being prized and collected by many. His work is uniquely different but comparable to the other great Canadian Brutalist artists such as Larin, Vidal, Alfandary and Chaurdron.
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.
The top of the ring is 1" long x 0.75" wide and sits 3/16" tall on the finger. Ring size is hard to measure due to the square band, is approx. 7-7.25 Hallmarked "Sterling", hand signed "RHEME" Vintage condition with some wear to the metal and resin.