Lot 26. An Art Nouveau enamel and glass 'Raspberry' pendant, by René Lalique. Estimate CHF 70,000 - CHF 90,000 (USD 70,538 - USD 90,692). Price realised CHF 348,500. © Christies Images Ltd 2017
Modelled as a spray of raspberries, the deep blue enamel stem with lighter blue enamel thorns, with four opalescent glass raspberries and window enamel leaves, 1902, 8.5 cm, mounted in gold. Signed Lalique.
Provenance: Laurin Guilloux Buffelaud Tailleur, 19 November 1979, lot. 81
Literature: V. Becker, The Jewellery of René Lalique, London, The Goldsmiths' Company, 1987, p. 79, ill. 55 for a photograph of this pendant
Christies. Beyond Boundaries: Magnificent Jewels from a European Collection, 13 November 2017, Geneva