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HENRI HAMM (1871 - 1961)

Henri Hamm - Art Nouveau Comb


HENRI HAMM (1871 - 1961)

Henri Hamm - Art Nouveau Comb

Gold Horn Demantoid Garnet

W  9.00cm (3.54 in)  |  D  12.00cm (4.72 in)

Origin French, c. 1900
Marks Signed verso 'H. Hamm'
Case Fitted Case

Carved blond horn, inlaid with gold mounted with demantoid garnets
cf. The Comb Its History and Development, Jen Cruse, 2007, illustrated p.34 The Paris Salons 1895-1914, Jewellery The Designers A-K, Alastair Duncan, 1994, page 312-315

Illustrated: Le Bijou Art Nouveau en Europe, Rolende van Strydonck de Burkel, 1998, p.41 Illustrated: Art Nouveau, The French Aesthetic, Victor Arwas 2002, p.352 Collections include: The Musee d'Orsay, collection des arts decoratifs, Paris

Price Code

Ref No   1814