GOLD, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET PENDANT, CARLO GIULIANO
15,000 - 20,000 USD
bidding is closed
- Carlo Giuliano
Of Renaissance revival-style, the lozenge-shaped openwork plaque decorated with square-cut emeralds and sapphires and cushion-cut rubies, further enhanced with seed pearls and an old mine-cut diamond in the center, within borders of white, blue, black and pink enamel, anchored by a pearl drop, the reverse decorated in a pastel floral pattern of pink, blue and white champlevé enamel, the center with a circular compartment for a souvenir, signed C.G.; circa 1880. With fitted box.
Sotheby's New York, December 6, 2006, Castellani & Giuliano, The Judith H. Siegel Collection, lot 123.
Geoffrey C. Munn, Castellani and Giuliano, Revivalist Jewellers of the 19th Century, plates 167-168.