Antique Gold, Enamel and Diamond Brooch. French.
Temple St Clair Bracelet.
Cartier jewelry exhibition. Jeweller of kings and king of jewelers
Jewelers, particularly Cartier, were again taking inspiration for from India, and shapes such as paisley motifs were a popular design motif, as were the bracelets of facing animal heads last seen in the 1920’s. The Cartier bracelet of facing elephant heads, set in the Indian taste with rubies, sapphires, emeralds and diamonds is a great example.
Art Nouveau enamel, opal, gold “Sweet Pea” pendant brooch by René Lalique (French glass designer of perfume bottles, vases, jewelry, chandeliers, clocks, automobile hood ornaments; 1860-1945)
Lot 889 – An 18 Karat Gold, Cultured Pearl and Diamond Necklace and Earclips, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1972, and Cartier
VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Ruby Diamond Bunny Rabbit Pin Brooch