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René Lalique

Broche or, "Serpent Enroulé" | Gold brooch, 'Coiled Snake'

René Lalique

René Lalique

Broche or, "Serpent Enroulé" | Gold brooch, 'Coiled Snake'

Broche or, "Serpent Enroulé" | Gold brooch, 'Coiled Snake'

René Lalique | Broche or, "Serpent Enroulé"

René Lalique | Gold brooch, 'Coiled Snake'


De forme circulaire, à décor de serpent enroulé, diamètre 40 mm environ, signée Lalique, poinçon français pour l'or 18K (750°/00), poids brut 11.85 g, vers 1903-1905, écrin signé Lalique.


Of circular design, depicting a coiled snake, diameter approximately 40mm, signed Lalique, French assay mark for 18 carat gold, maker's mark for René Lalique, gross weight 11.85 grams; circa 1903-1905, fitted case stamped Lalique.

Accompanied by a case stamped Lalique. Signed LALIQUE and maker's mark for René Lalique. Scratches throughout and areas of discoloration consistent with age and wear. Brooch fitting in working order. French assay mark for 18 carat gold, gross weight 11.85 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.

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.

Cf. : Sigrid Barten, René Lalique - Schmuck und Objets d'art, Bonn, 1989, p. 481, pour une illustration d'une broche identique, cat. 1416.1.

Cf. : Sigrid Bartenn, René Lalique - Schmuck und Objets d'art, Bo, 1989, p. 481, pour une illustration d'une broche identique, cat. 1416.2.

Cf. : Vivienne Becker, The Jewellery of René Lalique, Londres, 1987, p. 174, pour une illustration d’une broche similaire.


Cf. : Sigrid Barten, René Lalique - Schmuck und Objets d'art, Bonn, 1989, pg. 481, for an illustration of a brooch of similar design, cat. 1416.1.

Cf. : Sigrid Barten, René Lalique - Schmuck und Objets d'art, Bonn, 1989, pg. 481, for an illustration of an identical brooch, cat. 1416.2.

Cf. : Vivienne Becker, The Jewellery of René Lalique, London, 1987, pg. 174, for an illustration of a brooch of similar design.