9 - 10 March 2004
A CHASED AND ENAMELED SILVER-GILT CUP
DESIGNED BY ALPHONSE MUCHA, CIRCA 1902, EXECUTED BY GEORGES FOUQUET
1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) high
stamped 925 with maker's mark
Sotheby's New York, Important Works of Art and Jewelry from the Collection of Lillian Nassau, New York, June 5, 1996, lot 17
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Jiri Mucha, Alphonse Mucha, The Master of Art Nouveau, 1967, p. 174.
The formalized poppy design on this piece is adpated from Mucha's design published in Documents Décoratifs, 1902, pl. 29.
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