28 avril 2012

An art nouveau enamel, peridot and diamond brooch/pendant with opal drop, by Philippe Wolfers, circa 1902

An art nouveau enamel, peridot and diamond brooch/pendant with opal drop, by Philippe Wolfers, circa 1902. Photo Bonhams The openwork brooch/pendant with collet-set step-cut sapphire highlights, bi-coloured enamel and old brilliant-cut diamonds surrounding a gold Hoopoe with plique-à-jour wings and crest with a central step-cut peridot within a border of similarly-cut diamonds, the whole suspending an opal drop, maker's mark 'WP', length 7.8cm, cased. Sold for £23,750 Note: Philippe Wolfers (1858-1929) was the son of... [Lire la suite]
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