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    Sale 2121

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

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1085

    AN ART NOUVEAU ENAMEL AND DIAMOND HYDRANGEA BROOCH, BY BOUCHERON

    Estimate

    AN ART NOUVEAU ENAMEL AND DIAMOND HYDRANGEA BROOCH, BY BOUCHERON
    Designed as a shield-shaped mauve enamel plaque, enhanced by gold and rose-cut diamond peacock heads, decorated with applied pale blue and white enamel hydrangea blossoms, with rose-cut diamond pistils and gold petals and stems, suspending a diamond briolette, mounted in 18k gold, circa 1900, with French assay mark, in a Boucheron brown leather fitted case
    Signed FIC Boucheron for Frédéric Boucheron, Paris


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    Literature

    Gilles Néret, Boucheron: Four Generations of a World-Renowned Jeweler, Rizzoli, New York, 1988, page 12