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JEAN DESPRES (1889 - 1980)

Art Deco Brooch

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JEAN DESPRES (1889 - 1980)

Art Deco Brooch

Silver, gold, onyx, turquoise

H  2.60cm (1.02 in)  |  W  4.10cm (1.61 in)

Origin French, c. 1929
Marks Marked: ‘JD’ in a lozenge.Engraved signature: ‘J. Despres’
Case Fitted Case

Literature
European Designer Jewelry, Ginger Moro, 1995, Illustrated p. 42.
Melissa Gabardi, Jean Després, Jeweler, Maker and Designer of The Machine Age, Thames & Hudson, 2009, p. 206, no. 187 design for brooch with date 30.4.29 and production number 7329

Collections
Acquired by The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, Chicago

Price Code

Ref No   3517

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