Enamel and gold sautoir, René Lalique, circa 1900. Estimate 78,000 — 98,000 CHF. Photo Sotheby's
Designed as a succession of entwisted open work gold threads, embellished with white enamel, length approximately 1550mm, signed Lalique, French assay and partial maker's marks, fitted case stamped Lalique.
Provenance: Purchased in 1976 by the present owner from a member of the Lalique family.
Exhibited: "Emaux", Roxane Rodriguez Gallery, Paris, 2003.
Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Genève, 11 nov. 2015, 10:00 AM