Archibald Knox Gold Pendant for Liberty
Gold pendant with an openwork entrelac design from the drawing board of Archibald Knox and dating from circa 1905. Set with a central blister pearl drop and with a turquoise matrix lower drop, this pendant…
‘Lady on The Seine’ by Dietz Edzard*
Ornately framed oil on canvas by the German born artist Dietz Edzard (1893-1963). This is an atmospheric half length portrait of an elegantly dressed young woman taking refreshment whilst seated on a verandah raised above…
Loetz ‘Candia’ Vase with Silver Overlay
Little cabinet vase from Loetz in opaque ‘Candia’ glass with a trefoil rim, further decorated with an applied Art Nouveau ‘Silberiris’ design in pure silver. Loetz collaborated with a company in the US known as…
WMF Flower Dish
Pewter flower dish from WMF with the original green cut glass removable liner. So Art Nouveau, with its flowing outline, featuring an openwork whiplash design framing leaves and berries of ivy. Originally electro-plated but most…
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Art Nouveau Limoges Enamelled Pendant by Sarlandie
Lovely Art Nouveau Limoges pendant by the master enameller Jules Sarlandie, dating from circa 1890.
With an ornate frame housing the profile portrait of a pretty young maiden wearing richly coloured clothes embellished with gold. Her long hair, in which she wears a wreath of Laurel leaves, is swept away over her far shoulder and tumbles down her front. The young girl's picture stands out strongly against a dark green leafy background.
Enamelled on to copper, this is a special piece, and close inspection confirms that it is far higher in quality than many of the enamelled portrait pendants that are to be found.
Completed with a delighful baroque pearl drop which balances the overall look perfectly.
The frame has been tested as 18 ct gold and a 9 ct gold chain with a secure clasp is threaded through rings behind.
Signed verso Sarlandie, Limoges, the pendant with its pearl drop measures a fraction under 6.5 cm in length. The chain is approximately 51 cm long.