Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
Marie Claude Lalique, 'Lalique par Lalique', Paris (1977), page 63
Vivienne Becker, The Jewellery of René Lalique, A Goldsmiths' Company Exhibition, London (1987), page 146
Christie's, Magnificent Jewels, Geneva, 14-15 May 1980, lot 566