Guy Vidal Bib Necklace - Juxtaposed Sphere - Modernist Brutalist
Guy Vidal Sculptural bib necklace with a textural organic design. The main portion of the necklace is highly textural with the pewter silver juxtaposed against a single brass/copper sphere. This necklace is a masterpiece by the master Canadian Designer.
Vidal is a true visionary with his jewelry, often his pieces have a deconstructed but constructed element to them. Canada produced some of the most unique and avant-garde design in the 1960-70's which is now highly prized and collected by many.
The main front portion of the necklace measures 2" tall x 2.5" wide The inner circumference is about 15" Hallmarked "GV" logo, this dates the piece to his earlier period of 1966-70. Good vintage condition with original patina and minor wear appropriate to age. The plating on the clasp has worn off and has revealed the brass under.