A French Art Nouveau 18 karat gold, plique-à-jour and hard enamel pendant necklace with citrine, diamonds and ruby by Eugene Feuillâtre. The pendant necklace has a gold capped briolette citrine, a round cognac diamond with an approximate total weight of .50 carats, and 11 rose-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .14 carats. The plaque shape pendant depicts two facing flamingos in front of the blazing sun standing in shimmering water. Chain later.
|Artist: Eugène Feuillâtre|
|Signed: Maker’s mark and French control marks|
|Dimensions: 2-7/8'' length x 1-3/4'' width; with chain 22" length|
|Item #: N-17026|
|Price: $45,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Art Nouveau 18 karat gold plique-à-jour enamel necklace attributed to 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. Similar pictured in Art Nouveau Jewelry, by Vivenne Becker, E.P. Dutton, 1985, page 185, Plate 281.
|Artist: Marcus & Co. (attributed to)|
|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 plique-à-jour necklace with diamonds. The necklace features 3 old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .40 carats 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 ¾" in length x 1 1/4" at widest|
|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 dimensional 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 silver and plique-à-jour enamel necklace with pearls. The necklace has 9 freshwater pearls and 10 floral plique-à-jour enamel plaques forming the festoon motif. Antique box.
|Signed: French control mark for silver|
|Dimensions: 14-1/2'' length x 2-1/4'' widest|
|Item #: N-17695|
|Price: $6,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau gold and silver and plique-à-jour enamel necklace plaque by Albert Vigan. The curved collar necklace plaque is designed depicting a mysterious river bank with rippled plique-à-jour enamel water reflecting the leafless tress.Similar pictured in The Paris Salons 1895-1914, The Designers L-Z, by Alistair Duncan, Antique Collectors Club, 1994, page 270.
|Signed: "Vigan" maker's mark AV, French control mark|
|Dimensions: 4-1/4'' length x 2-1/4'' wide|
|Item #: N-17606|
|Price: $9,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|