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ALBERT PALEY (b. 1944)


ALBERT PALEY (b. 1944)

Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000

Large sculptural Pendant with Quartz Crystal, Rochester, NY, 1971
Forged and oxidized sterling silver and gold, with gold inlay and quartz
Stamped 1971 PALEY 14K STERLING
17 3/4" x 4" x 2 3/4"
Designed around the quartz crystal, this piece was inspired by the Art Deco style.
Published: Lucie-Smith, The Art of Albert Paley, 1996, no. 123
Exhibited: The Metalwork of Albert Paley (Retrospective Exhibition, 1962 - 1975) Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Columbus, OH, Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI, 1980
Albert Paley: Sculptural Adornment, Renwick Gallery of the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 1991

Archive # JN 1971 03

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