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René Lalique

Collier-pendentif cristal et saphir, "Danseuse à l'écharpe" | Crystal and sapphire pendant-necklace, 'Scarf Dancer'

René Lalique

René Lalique

Collier-pendentif cristal et saphir, "Danseuse à l'écharpe" | Crystal and sapphire pendant-necklace, 'Scarf Dancer'

Collier-pendentif cristal et saphir, "Danseuse à l'écharpe" | Crystal and sapphire pendant-necklace, 'Scarf Dancer'

René Lalique | Collier-pendentif cristal et saphir, "Danseuse à l'écharpe"

René Lalique | Crystal and sapphire pendant-necklace, 'Scarf Dancer'


Le pendentif orné d'une intaille en cristal représentant une nymphe tenant une écharpe, surmontant un saphir taille ovale en serti griffe, dimensions du pendentif 65 x 24 mm environ, longueur de la chaîne 475 mm environ, poinçons français d'import pour le platine (950°/00) et l'or 18K (750°/00), poids brut 10.32 g, vers 1914, écrin signé Lalique.


Accompagné d'un certificat gemmologique.


The pendant set with a crystal intaglio depicting a nymph holding a scarf, surmounting a claw-set oval sapphire, pendant measuring approximately 65 x 24mm, chain length approximately 475mm, French import assay marks for platinum and 18 carat gold, gross weight 10.32 grams; circa 1914, case stamped Lalique.


Accompanied by a gemmological report.

Accompanied by a case stamped Lalique and a LFG partial report no. BD026943/1, dated 14 June 2021, stating that the sapphire measuring 10.8 x 7.3 x 6.2mm, estimated to weigh 3.75 carats is of Ceylon origin, with no indication of treatment. Unsigned. Sapphire with chips on facet edges, light scratches on the intaglio. French import assay marks for platinum and 18 carat gold. Scratches throughout, consistent with age and wear, some areas of discoloration. Clasp in working order and secure. Overall in good condition. Gross weight 10.32 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.



Cf. : Sigrid Barten, René Lalique - Schmuck und Objets d'art, Bonn, 1989, p. 361, cat. 809, 809 A et 810 et p. 363, cat. 816 et 817,2 pour des illustration de colliers-pendentifs au design similaire.


Cf. : Sigrid Barten, René Lalique - Schmuck und Objets d'art, Bonn, 1989, pg. 361, cat. 809, 809 A and 810 and pg. 363, cat. 816 and 817,2 for illustrations of pendant-necklaces of similar design.