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JOE DESCOMPS (1872 - 1948)

'Three Graces' Pendant


JOE DESCOMPS (1872 - 1948)

'Three Graces' Pendant

Gold Plique-à-jour enamel Diamond Pearl

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

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

"Three Graces" Art Nouveau pendant in gold, plique-à-jour enamel diamond & natural grey pearl by Joe Descomps
Exhibited: Maker & Muse Women and the Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry, The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 2015, illustrated: page 72 of the book

cf. Vivienne BeckerArt Nouveau Jewelry, , 1985, p.217 plate 34 illustrates another version, incorrectly attributed to Lucien Gaillard
The Paris Salons 1895-1914, Jewellery, Alastair Duncan, 1994, The Designers A-K, Page 187-188

Price Code

Ref No   2562