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AN ART NOUVEAU ENAMEL, DIAMOND AND GOLD DOG COLLAR PLAQUE, BY RENE LALIQUE
AN ART NOUVEAU ENAMEL, DIAMOND AND GOLD DOG COLLAR PLAQUE, BY RENE LALIQUE

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AN ART NOUVEAU ENAMEL, DIAMOND AND GOLD DOG COLLAR PLAQUE, BY RENE LALIQUE
Designed as a winged sylph in full relief with legs metamorphising into an undulating chased gold and green enamel insect tail, with outstretched pale green enamelled gold veined wings, enhanced by shades of blue plique-à-jour enamel and old mine-cut diamonds, circa 1900
Signed Lalique for René Lalique
Provenance
Sold Sotheby's Geneva, "Magnificent Jewels", 20 November 1996, lot 19
Literature
Vivienne Becker, The Jewellery of René Lalique, A Goldsmiths' Company Exhibition, 28 May to 24 July 1987, London, page 143, no. 141

René Lalique, Exhibition Catalogue, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, 23 May to 12 July 1992, page 94, plate 40

Yvonne Brunhammer and Suzanne Tise, Art Nouveau, Belgium/France, Exhibition Catalogue, Houston, Rice University, 26 March to 27 June 1976, and The Art Institute of Chicago, 28 August to 31 October 1976, page 256, plate 401

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