Pendant Series (Serie Anhänger) Necklace, 1994
As one of Germany’s premier goldsmiths, Hermann Jünger introduced an entirely new aesthetic that combined a superb painter’s eye and sensitivity to three-dimensional form with consummate technical mastery. As both artist and teacher his influence was far-reaching throughout Europe and the United States.
This object was
It is credited
The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 36.6 × 11.5 × 8 cm (14 7/16 × 4 1/2 × 3 1/8 in.)
It has the following markings
On reverse of T-shape, incised 'JUNGER' (with accent over U), with gold disc imprinted with cipher.
Cite this object as
Pendant Series (Serie Anhänger) Necklace, 1994; Designed by Hermann Jünger (German, 1928 - 2005); gold; H x W x D: 36.6 × 11.5 × 8 cm (14 7/16 × 4 1/2 × 3 1/8 in.); The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; 2016-34-55
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Jewelry of Ideas: Gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin Collection.