Sterling silver necklace. This bold, hand-made necklace by Amy Kahn Russell has a cloud-shaped, foo dog motif and rectangular, carved red cinnabar links, which are highlighted with scattered marquise and pear-shaped cabochon cut vibrant blue lapis lazuli stones, a faceted trillion cut chartreuse-shaped crystal, a lozenge shaped faceted purple iolite, oval cabochon yellow amber and large oval cabochon dyed red howlite. All the stones are bezel set, and the necklace is finished with a decorative style toggle clasp. All the stones show vibrant, saturated coloring, and the carved cinnabar pieces are carved on both sides for a polished, high-end feel.
Marks: AKR, Amy Kahn Russell, sterling
Dimensions: 18 3/4" long x 4" long at center
Weight: 97.1 gross dwt
Condition: Excellent condition - worn only a couple of times.
About the Artist: Amy Kahn Russell is the forerunner in a naturalistic trend in jewelry. A fine arts graduate of Tulane, the artist’s studies and experience influence her designs from museums to visions during her extensive travels.
Amy Kahn Russell has been inspired by motifs and cultures she encountered while traveling abroad. Although Amy now resides in the United States, she incorporates unusual artifacts and stones collected worldwide into this dramatic jewelry.
Sterling silver, sometimes with 14Kt and 18kt gold, as well as mixed metals. Incorporating natural minerals, pearls, and fossils with semi-precious stones, Amy's designs become wearable pieces of art. The bold collection consists of pins doubling as pendants, necklaces, bracelets, and earrings.
To heighten designer awareness, Amy Kahn Russell pieces come to each owner with history. Her work's high demand and popularity are directly related to the fact that she painstakingly designs every piece. Often the rarity and individuality of the material limit the duplication of style. Extremely fashion-forward and versatile this line caters to a variety of consumers. High-quality goods at affordable prices are an essential part of Amy’s basic philosophy.
Amy Kahn Russell jewelry is internationally sold in museum shops, art galleries, prestigious boutiques, catalogs, and specialty stores.
Transcending seasons and time, these pieces are distinctive and capture history and geography. These timeless works of art are to be enjoyed for years to come. - www.amykahnrussell.com
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