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HENRY VAN DE VELDE (1895-1957)

Exceptional Art Nouveau Brooch


HENRY VAN DE VELDE (1895-1957)

Exceptional Art Nouveau Brooch

Gold, ruby & diamond

H  1.90 cm (0.75 in)  |  W  3.80 cm (1.50 in)

Origin Belgian, c. 1898
Marks Marks: Van de Velde monogram
Case Fitted Case
Condition Very good

An exceptionally rare example of van de Velde's jewel designs showing his distinctive art nouveau whiplash scrolls. See Ulrike von Hase, Schmuck in Deutschland und Oesterreich, 1895-1914, 1977, pl. 516, p.280.

cf. Twentieth-century Jewellery, From Art Nouveau to Contemporary Design in Europe and the United States, Alba Cappellieri, 2010, illustrated p.182.
Van de Velde, catalogue of the exhibition, 1990, The National Museum of Art, Tokyo.
Le monde de Henry van de Velde,
Prof. A.M. Hammacher, 1967, p.126, 127, 139, & 147

Price Code

Ref No   3798