Necklace, Jungle Scenery 2, from the Jungle collection, 2014
Tolvanen combines ivywood, prasiolite, silver, and paint to evoke feelings of both harmony and discord in this organically shaped necklace. The delicate prasiolite is anchored to the ivywood in a manner that is both strong and tenuous. The pale green coloring of the piece suggests both a connection to nature and a cool detachment from its expected representation.
It is credited
Courtesy of Susan Beech and Ornamentum Gallery.
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Its dimensions are
L x H: 22 × 3.8 cm (8 11/16 × 1 1/2 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial.