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René Lalique

Important col en cuir, émail, verre et citrine, "Chantecler" | Leather, enamel, glass and citrine collar, 'Chantecler'

René Lalique

René Lalique

Important col en cuir, émail, verre et citrine, "Chantecler" | Leather, enamel, glass and citrine collar, 'Chantecler'

Important col en cuir, émail, verre et citrine, "Chantecler" | Leather, enamel, glass and citrine collar, 'Chantecler'

René Lalique | Important col en cuir, émail, verre et citrine, "Chantecler"

René Lalique | Leather, enamel, glass and citrine collar, 'Chantecler'


En cuir ajouré rebrodé de fils de soie, figurant des coqs affrontés décorés d'émail, parmi des branchages rehaussés de motifs de mûres en pâte de verre, le fermoir orné d'un cabochon de citrine, signé Lalique, or 18K (750°/00), poids brut 277.45 g, 1909, écrin signé Lalique.


In openwork leather embroided with silk, depicting roosters applied with enamel and accented by glass berry motifs, the clasp collet-set with a cabochon citrine, signed Lalique, 18 carat gold, gross weight 277.45 grams; 1909, case stamped Lalique.

Please note that this lot was tested by Pourquery DMP as 18 carat gold, but was exempted from assay marking due to fragility. Veuillez noter que ce lot a été testé par Pourquery DMP comme étant composé d'or 18K (750°/00), mais qu'il a été dispensé de poinçonnage pour fragilité. Accompanied by a fitted case stamped Lalique and two berry motifs.

Clasp signed LALIQUE. Enamel worn off on the rooster motifs throughout, two berry motifs broken and detached from the collar, some berry motifs chipped with scratches. Evidence of repair on some berries. Chips on the citrine, scratches and indentations throughout, consistent with age and wear. Clasp in working order and secure. Gross weight 277.45 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.


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 collar has evidence of repair on an enamel pattern with small traces of glue on left shoulder. Veuillez noter des traces de réparations sur un motif en émail sur l’épaule gauche de la collerette.

Acquis en 1976, auprès d'un descendant de René Lalique.


Purchased in 1976 from an heir of René Lalique.

Cf. : Musée des Arts Décoratifs, René Lalique, Paris, 1991, p. 92-93, pour une illustration d'un col similaire et d'une étude préparatoire.

Cf. : Sigrid Barten, René Lalique - Schmuck und Objets d'art, Bonn, 1989, p. 573, pour une illustration d'un col similaire cat. 1807.


Cf. : Musée des Arts Décoratifs, René Lalique, Paris, 1991, pg. 92-93, for an illustration of an identical collar and a preparatory study. 

Cf. : Sigrid Barten, René Lalique - Schmuck und Objets d'art, Bonn, 1989, pg. 573, for an illustration of an identical collar, cat. 1807.