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Lot 232. The property of Madame Hélène Rochas. A peridot, citrine, moonstone and gold ‘fish’ pendant, by René Boivin. Estimate CHF 18,000 - CHF 30,000. Price realised CHF 93,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2013

Designed as an articulated sculpted gold fish, the head set with peridot and citrines, the eyes as moonstone cabochons, opening to reveal a scent compartment, suspended from a wirework hoop, circa 1971, 9.0 cm, with French assay mark for gold. By René Boivin. aille cabochon, la queue articulée s'ouvrant sur un compartiment à parfum, vers 1971, 9.0 cm, poinçon français pour l'or 

Christie's. MAGNIFICENT JEWELS. 12 November 2013. Geneva