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    Sale 2783

    Amsterdam Jewels & Watches

    18 March 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 373

    A FINE EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY JANESICH

    Price Realised  

    A FINE EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY JANESICH
    Designed as a slender line of graduated cabochon emeralds set in between with graduated baguette diamonds, supporting a larger cabochon emerald drop, circa 1925, 44.5 cm long, in leather case stamped Janesich, Rue de la Paix, Paris
    Signed Janesich, numbered 13584
    Leopold Janesich opened his first shop in Trieste in 1835, offering jewellery and silverware to an international clientele. At the end of the century he established a branch store in Paris at 19, rue de la Paix, followed by locations in Biarritz, London, Monte Carlo and Vichy. Their clients included such eminent personalities as the Archduke of Austria, King Nicholas of Montenegro and the Duke of Aosta. Janesich is well known his jewellery in the Art Deco style. The Firm remained in family hands until it closed in 1968. (2)


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    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY