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'The Three Graces' Pendant

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JOE DESCOMPS (EMMANUEL-JULES-JOSEPH) 1872-1948

'The Three Graces' Pendant

Gold Plique-à-jour enamel Diamond Pearl

W  5.50 cm (2.17 in)  |  L  7.50 cm (2.95 in)

Origin French, c. 1900
Marks Signed with monogram 'JD'

Natural grey pearl drop 4.07carats (GMJ Certificate: 9612/41)
cf. Art Nouveau Jewelry, Vivienne Becker, 1985, p.217 plate 34 illustrates another version, wrongly attributed to Lucien Gaillard

Literature:
The Paris Salons 1895-1914, Jewellery, Alastair Duncan, 1994, The Designers A-K, Page 187-188 La Bijouterie Francaise au XIX Siecle, Volume III, Henri Vever Imperishable Beauty, Art Nouveau Jewelry, Yvonne J. Markowitz & Elyse Zorn Karlin, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2008, p. 85, 131, 140, & 145

Price Code

Ref No   2562

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