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Vintage Gilt Coral and Pearl Beaded Statement Necklace by de Lillo

$5,400

About

Exquisite one-of-a-kind vintage "modernist" three-dimensional statement necklace featuring intricate gilt wirework and mountings developed with faux coral and pearl beads resembling "desert blooms". The museum-quality necklace was designed by William de Lillo and executed by Robert F. Clark and was part of their collection of wearable art. Signed William de Lillo Both William de Lillo and Robert F. Clark worked for Miriam Haskell before establishing de Lillo LTD - some of their notable clients and collectors included Baroness Nadine de Rothschild, Countess Jean de Beaumont, and Anne Miller. Currently, de Lillo pieces of this caliber are housed in permanent collections such as the Los Angeles Museum of Art, The Met Costume Institute, and others worldwide.

Details

  • Creator
    Robert F. Clark for William de Lillo
  • Stone
  • Stone Cut
  • Weight
    2 pounds
  • Dimensions
    Height: 1.50 in. (38.1 mm)Depth: 2.00 in. (50.8 mm)Length: 17.00 in. (431.8 mm)
  • Style
  • Place of Origin
    United States
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1970 - 1990
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Palm Springs, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1240112501052

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Rancho Mirage, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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