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René Lalique

Bandeau verre, émail et diamants, "Pensées" | Glass, enamel and diamond tiara, 'Pansies'

René Lalique

René Lalique

Bandeau verre, émail et diamants, "Pensées" | Glass, enamel and diamond tiara, 'Pansies'

Bandeau verre, émail et diamants, "Pensées" | Glass, enamel and diamond tiara, 'Pansies'

René Lalique | Bandeau verre, émail et diamants, "Pensées"

René Lalique | Glass, enamel and diamond tiara, 'Pansies'


Décoré de fleurs de pensée en verre moulé alternant avec des motifs végétaux en émail vert rehaussés de diamants taille ancienne, 8/8 et rose, longueur 315 mm environ, signé Lalique, poinçons français pour l'or 18K (750°/00) et poinçon de maître pour René Lalique, poids brut 84.65 g, vers 1904-1905, écrin signé Lalique.


The bandeau decorated with moulded glass pansy flowers motifs, green enamel foliage and set with circular-, single-cut and rose diamonds, length approximately 315mm, signed Lalique, French assay marks for 18 carat gold and maker's mark for René Lalique, gross weight 84.65 grams; circa 1904-1905, fitted case stamped Lalique.

Accompanied by a fitted case stamped Lalique.

Signed LALIQUE thrice, maker's mark for René Lalique and French assay marks for 18 carat gold. Scratches and areas of discoloration to metal consistent with age. Overall in very good condition, light scratches on the enamel and some enamel worn off on some points. Very light chips on the pansies. Gross weight 84.65 grams.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each plate to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.


NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A WORK, ALL WORKS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE A WRITTEN AGREEMENT BETWEEN SOTHEBY'S AND THE PURCHASER.



Please note that the present lot is missing a few small diamonds. Nous attirons votre attention sur le fait que les estimations de ce lot ont été modifiées. / Please note that the estimates for this lot have changed.

Acquis à Paris avant 1914 par Madame Kavanagh.

Acquis à Buenos Aires en 1974 auprès de la famille Kavanagh.


Purchased in Paris, before 1914 by Lady Kavanagh.

Purchased in Buenos Aires in 1974, from the Kavanagh family.

Cf. : Emmanuel Ducamp, Jeannine Falino et Stephen Harrison, Artistic Luxury - Fabergé Tiffany Lalique, Cleveland, 2008, p. 69, pour une illustration d'un bandeau identique.

Cf. : Vivienne Becker, The Jewellery of René Lalique, Londres, 1987, p. 86, pour une illustration d'un bandeau identique.


Cf. : Emmanuel Ducamp, Jeannine Falino and Stephen Harrison, Artistic Luxury - Fabergé Tiffany Lalique, Cleveland, 2008, pg. 69, for an illustration of an identical tiara.

Cf. : Vivienne Becker, The Jewellery of René Lalique, London, 1987, pg. 86, for an illustration of an identical tiara.

2000-2001 :

Yokohama, Sogo Art Museum

Tokyo, Metropolitan Teien Art Museum

Kyoto, The National Museum of Modern Art


2000-2001:

Yokohama, Sogo Art Museum

Tokyo, Metropolitan Teien Art Museum

Kyoto, The National Museum of Modern Art