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18 Karat Gold, Plique-à-Jour Enamel, Enamel and Opal Pendant-Brooch, René Lalique, Circa 1903-1904
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 170,500 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, NEW YORK

18 Karat Gold, Plique-à-Jour Enamel, Enamel and Opal Pendant-Brooch, René Lalique, Circa 1903-1904
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 170,500 USD
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18 Karat Gold, Plique-à-Jour Enamel, Enamel and Opal Pendant-Brooch, René Lalique, Circa 1903-1904

Designed as two facing dragonflies applied with white, blue, teal and very pale blue plique-à-jour enamel wings and enamel bodies, set in the center with an oval cabochon opal, set against a spray of white opal spindleberries and white enamelled stems, signed Lalique, pin fitting missing.


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Provenance

Sotheby & Co., London, April 21, 1969, Decorative Arts 1880-1930 including Arts and Crafts and Art Nouveau, lot 56, frontis piece of catalogue color illustration.

 

Catalogue Note

For sketches by Lalique of other dragonfly jewels see René Lalique: Schmuck und Objets d'art 1890-1910, by Sigrid Barten, pp. 343-345, nos. 730-741, also p. 118, color plate 61.

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