• Jewels : The Geneva Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 1371

    Jewels : The Geneva Sale

    18 November 2009, Geneva

  • Lot 147

    AN ART DECO RUBY AND DIAMOND 'FIBULE' BROOCH, BY GEORGES FOUQUET

    Price Realised  

    AN ART DECO RUBY AND DIAMOND 'FIBULE' BROOCH, BY GEORGES FOUQUET
    Of tapering annular form, the central row of calibré-cut rubies within borders of old-cut diamonds to the similarly-set bombé cluster, 1920s, 6.8 cm wide, with French assay marks for platinum and gold
    Signed G. Fouquet, no. 18055


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    Les Fouquet, Bijoutiers et Joailliers à Paris 1860-1960, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Flammarion, 1983, page 164, plate 130 for similar piece