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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, rubies & diamonds

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

Origin Belgian, c. 1898
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.

Illustrated in our book:
Beatriz Chadour-Sampson & Sonya Newell-Smith, Tadema Gallery London Jewellery from the 1860s to 1960s, Arnoldsche Art Publishers, Stuttgart 2021, cat. no. 493
The Grosvenor House Art & Antiques Fair, 2003, Handbook, Published in association with Harpers & Queen, Silver, Jewellery & Objects de Vertu, Tadema Gallery, Stand 28, illustrated p. 239.
Twentieth-century Jewellery, From Art Nouveau to Contemporary Design in Europe and the United States, Alba Cappellieri, 2010, illustrated p. 182.
cf. Ulrike von Hase, Schmuck in Deutschland und Oesterreich, 1895-1914, 1977, fig. 516, p.280 for similar brooch.

Price Code

Ref No   3798