05 mai 2018

Vanity case, ca. 1930, by Henri Lavabre for Cartier

Vanity case, ca. 1930, by Henri Lavabre for Cartier. Gold, enamel, diamonds, mirrored plate glass. L x W x D: 8 × 4.5 × 1.2 cm. French assay marks; Cartier, Paris, Londres, New York; 1006. Lent by private collection. Accession Number 13.2016.36 © Cooper Hewitt Museum.
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05 mai 2018

Vanity case, 1926, by Strauss, Allard & Meyer for Van Cleef and Arpels

Vanity case, 1926, by Strauss, Allard & Meyer for Van Cleef and Arpels. Amber-covered snakeskin, amethyst, lapis lazuli, rubies, jadeite, diamonds, enamel, hardstone, gold, platinum, mirrored plate glass. L x W x D: 9.5 × 4.5 × 1.5 cm. Stamped "Van Cleef & Arpels"; 27830. Lent by private collection. Accession Number 13.2016.18 © Cooper Hewitt Museum.
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04 mai 2018

Vanity case 'Cypress Tree', 1928, by Alfred Langlois for Van Cleef and Arpels

Vanity case 'Cypress Tree', 1928, by Alfred Langlois for Van Cleef and Arpels, gold, cream, black, and turquoise enamel, baguette diamonds, onyx, platinum, mirrored plate glass. L x W x D: 8.7 × 5 × 1.1 cm.French assay marks; English importation marks; Van Cleef & Arpels;30683; maker's mark for Alfred Langlois. Lent by private collection. Accession Number 13.2016.52 © Cooper Hewitt Museum.
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02 mai 2018

Vanity Case, ca. 1925

Vanity Case, ca. 1925, red and black lacquer, black and green enamel, diamonds, gold, platinum. L x W x D: 6 × 4.6 × 1.4 cm. Lent by Private Collection. Accession Number 13.2016.19 © Cooper Hewitt Museum
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01 mai 2018

Cartier, Vanity case, ca. 1927

Cartier, Vanity case, ca. 1927, carved hardstone, carved nephrite, platinum-mounted diamonds,enamel, gold, carved jade, buff-top sapphires, mirrored plate glass. L x W x D: 8.3 × 5.7 × 1.9 cm. French assay marks 0476. Signed Cartier Paris Londres New York, 0476. Inscribed "Mrs. Leith, 14A Manchester Square, W.". Lent by Private Collection. © Cooper Hewitt
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01 mai 2018

Cartier, Vanity case 'Pekingese', ca. 1929

Cartier, Vanity case 'Pekingese', ca. 1929, carved jadeite, enamel, diamonds, mother-of-pearl, coral, mirroed plate glass, gold, platinum. L x W x D: 9.2 × 6.1 × 2.1 cm. French assay marks; Cartier, Paris, Londres, New York; Made in France; 01026. Lent by Private Collection. © Cooper Hewitt
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01 mai 2018

Cartier, Vanity case, Fox, ca. 1928

Cartier, Vanity case, Fox, ca. 1928, jadeite, carved coral, gold, mother-of-pearl, diamonds, mirrored plate glass, platinum. L x W x D: 4.8 × 4.3 × 1.3 cm. French assay marks. Lent by Private Collection. © Cooper Hewitt
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30 avril 2018

Vanity case, Zen, ca. 1925

Vanity case, Zen, ca. 1925, enamel, hardstone, mother-of-pearl, round and other diamonds, gold, platinum, mirrored plate glass. L x W x D: 9.5 × 5.3 × 1.2 cm. French assay marks; R Linzeler Marchak; 1542; 3961; maker's mark for Strauss, Allard & Meyer; mosaic signed "M" for Vladimir Makovsky. Lent by Private Collection. © Cooper Hewitt
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30 avril 2018

Vladimir Makovsky for Black, Starr and Frost Co., New York. Vanity case, Landscape, ca. 1929

Vladimir Makovsky for Black, Starr and Frost Co., New York. Vanity case, Landscape, ca. 1929, mother-of-pearl, rose-cut diamonds, square-cut rubies, enamel, 18-karat gold, platinum, mirrored plate glass. L x W x D: 7.4 × 4.8 × 1.3 cm. English importation marks. Lent by Private Collection. © Cooper Hewitt
30 avril 2018

Auguste Peyroula for Cartier. Vanity case, Lac Burgauté, ca. 1928

Auguste Peyroula for Cartier. Vanity case, Lac Burgauté, ca. 1928, mother-of-pearl, lac burgauté, enamel, cabochon turquoise, lapis lazuli, mirrored plate glass, gold, diamonds. Lent by Private Collection. © Cooper Hewitt
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