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PLISSON & HARTZ (worked from c.1900)

Art Nouveau Pendant/ Brooch

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PLISSON & HARTZ (worked from c.1900)

Art Nouveau Pendant/ Brooch

Gold, enamel & diamond

H  5.00 cm (1.97 in)  |  W  3.00 cm (1.18 in)

Origin France, c. 1900
Marks Maker's mark for Plisson & Hartz & 2 eagle's heads
Condition Very good

An iconic Mucha style Art Nouveau portrait in gold of a young girl with cascades of sinuous hair curls, set against a formalized arrangement of chrysanthemum flowers symbolizing good fortune.

Literature:
As Vivienne Becker mentions in Art Nouveau Jewelry, Plisson et Hartz were an important jewellery firm who specialised in Art Nouveau pieces made of gold and exquisitely chased. The combination with diamonds as highlights is typical of their work. Their designs have a sculptural feel.

Price Code

Ref No   8130

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