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GEORGES BRAQUE (1882 - 1963)

'Hades IV' Brooch


GEORGES BRAQUE (1882 - 1963)

'Hades IV' Brooch

Gold, emerald, diamond

H  4.60cm (1.81 in)  |  W  5.60cm (2.20 in)

Origin French, 1962
Marks Limited edition, signed G. Braque, no LP2538

Clip brooch, 18K gold & pave-set emerald devil's head with circular-cut diamond eye, dated December 1962.
One of four variants executed in this edition

Metamorphoses, A Collection of Jewels by G. Braque executed by Baron Heger de Loewenfeld, Christies, Geneva 1991, catalogue number 411

llustrated in our book:
Beatriz Chadour-Sampson & Sonya Newell-Smith, Tadema Gallery London Jewellery from the 1860s to 1960s, Arnoldsche Art Publishers, Stuttgart 2021, p. 153
Metamorphoses de Braque, Raphael de Cuttoli Baron Heger de Loewenfeld, 1989, illustrated p. 63

Price Code

Ref No   452