Rare Guy Vidal Stingray Figural Necklace - Brutalist Modernist
Rare Guy Vidal large kinetic Figural/Stingray necklace. Vidal was a master of juxtaposing textures, this piece has a balances smooth and textural, silver and coppery/brass. His play on negative and positive space is extraordinary. Unusual piece, this almost looks like a cape and person on one side (with moving legs) and the other looks like a Stingray/Trilobite. There is a face on the end, very unique! A sensational piece, by one of the best Canadian sculptors.
Vidal is a true master at sculptural pieces of wearable art, his work contains depth, texture and stunning stylized design. Often regarded as the best of the Canadian Modernist of the 1960-70's due to his unique and highly stylized designs. A true work of wearable Modernist Art.
Measures 2.25" wide x 3" tall The chain measures approx. 26" in total length Hallmarked using Vidal's "3V" logo and "VIDAL" Good Vintage condition with dark original patina and wear appropriate to age.