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    Sale 2121

    RARE JEWELS AND GEMSTONES: THE EYE OF A CONNOISSEUR(CANCEL)

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1063

    **AN ART DECO ROCK CRYSTAL AND MULTI-GEM "COLLAGE" PENDANT NECKLACE, BY JEAN FOUQUET

    Estimate

    **AN ART DECO ROCK CRYSTAL AND MULTI-GEM "COLLAGE" PENDANT NECKLACE, BY JEAN FOUQUET
    Suspending an oval frosted rock crystal pendant decorated with a collage of jasper, black onyx, coral and moonstone geometric plaques, from a snake-link chain, mounted in white gold, circa 1925, 33 ins.
    Signed Jean Fouquet


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    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.


    Literature

    Penny Proddow and Marion Fasel, Bejeweled: Great Designers, Celebrity Style, Harry N. Abrams, New York, 2001, page 63

    Sylvie Raulet, Bijoux Art Deco, Editions du Regard, 1984, page 192


    Exhibited

    Bijoux Fouquet, 1860-1960, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris; Museum Bellerive, Zurich, 23 May - 12 April 1984