A French Art Nouveau 18 karat gold plique-à-jour necklace with diamonds. The necklace features 3 old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .40 carat with rose-cut diamond accents. The pendant depicts a euphoric maiden with a poppy in her hair and extravagant plique-à-jour wings. Original retail box.Pictured in "Art Nouveau Jewelry", by Vivienne Becker, E. P. Dutton, 1985, page , Plate 30.
|Dimensions: 11-3/4" length x 1-1/4" width|
|Item #: N-15506|
|Price: $10,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau "Rose" pâte de verre glass pendant by Gabriel Argy-Rousseau. The pâte de verre glass pendant dimensionally depicts a rose blossom hanging from the silk cord,A similar pendant is pictured in J. Bloch-Dermont, Les Pâtes de Verre G. Argy-Rousseau Catalogue Raisonné, Paris, 1990, p. 187, no. 21.04
|Dimensions: 2-3/4'' diameter x 32" length|
|Item #: PT-18003|
|Price: $2,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau gold and plique-à-jour enamel pendant with opals, freshwater and natural pearls by Georges Fouquet. The pendant has 11 opals, 13 freshwater pearls and one natural saltwater pearl. The pendant is designed in a flowing foliate motif with plique-à-jour enamel leaves floating over translucent opals and decorated with clusters of pearls. With signed G. Fouquet box.
|Artist: Georges Fouquet|
|Signed: "G Fouquet", French control marks|
|Dimensions: 16-3/8'' length x 1-5/8'' wide|
|Item #: PT-17483|
|Price: $49,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau 18 karat gold and enamel pendant necklace by Eugène Feuillâtre. The bell shape pendant is enameled in a whimsical flower and heart shaped leaf vine motif. Chain later.
|Artist: Eugène Feuillâtre|
|Signed: Feuillâtre house and French control marks|
|Dimensions: pendant 2-1/4" length , later chain 18-1/2 '' length x 3/8-1-1/4'' wide|
|Item #: PT-18013|
|Price: $11,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Art Nouveau 18 karat gold plique-à-jour enamel necklace by Marcus & Co. The pendant has round diamond accents culminating in plique-à-jour flower clusters with 11 conch pearls. The detachable chain is composed of shaded pink tubular links and green plique-à-jour leaf-form links.During the first decade of the twentieth century Marcus & Co. offered a variety of Revivalist style jewelry. Egyptian inspired pieces along with Renaissance Revival and Mughal style which were created. Marcus & Co. was also one of the few firms in the United States to create jewelry featuring plique-a-jour enameling, a trend very popular in French Art Nouveau jewelry of the time. They also offered the standard diamond and platinum jewelry popular at the time. Each piece was meticulously crafted, and though there are no official documents crediting George Marcus with the design of the pieces, his credits at the Boston Arts and Crafts Exhibition and later Exhibition at the Rhode Island School of Design attest to his design standing. Pictured in Art Nouveau Jewelry, by Vivenne Becker, E.P. Dutton, 1985, page 185, Plate 281.A rendering of this necklace is in the Jewelry Design Books of Jacques & Marcus in the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College.
|Artist: Marcus & Co.|
|Dimensions: 4'' length x 1-3/4'' width pendant; 16" length necklace|
|Item #: N-17583|
|Price: Price on Request. Call (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau 18 karat gold long chain. The chain is composed of alternating Art Nouveau wire work motif links and round links.
|Signed: French assay and Maker's marks (partial)|
|Dimensions: 60" length|
|Item #: CH-18133|
|Price: $8,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|