Lot 24. An Art Nouveau galalith, enamel and pearl pendent necklace, by René Lalique. Estimate CHF 45,000 - CHF 65,000. Price realised CHF 348,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017
The galalith cameo pendant figuring the profile of a nymph, set within a spray of lavender flowers, suspending a baroque pearl, to the similarly-set chain, circa 1905, pendant 9.5 cm, chain 66.0 cm, with French assay marks for gold. Signed Lalique.
Please note that the pearl has not been tested for natural origin.
Provenance: Michel Perinet.
Christies. Beyond Boundaries: Magnificent Jewels from a European Collection, 13 November 2017, Geneva