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    Sale 7664

    Contemporary Jewellery and Watches

    29 April 2008, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 44

    SALOMÉ
    A FASCINATING DIAMOND BANGLE, BY VICENTE GRACIA

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    SALOMÉ
    A FASCINATING DIAMOND BANGLE, BY VICENTE GRACIA
    The mesh bangle with brilliant-cut diamond line centre to the articulated fringe of brushed silver and gold leaves, in diamond-set maker's case, sold with original design
    With diamond-set maker's emblem


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    Gracia was inspired by Oscar Wilde's walks around Parisien jewellers imagining how to adorn the character of Salomé in his play. The movement of this bracelet evokes her sensual 'Dance of the Seven Veils'