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Art Nouveau Topaz, Enamel, and Diamond Ring, Eugene Feuillatre

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2793B
Lot:
312
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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2793B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 17, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Art Nouveau Topaz, Enamel, and Diamond Ring, Eugene Feuillatre, France, prong-set with a circular-cut topaz measuring approx. 8.20 x 4.60 mm, and weighing approx. 2.00 cts., framed by stylized enamel bats and rose-cut diamonds set in platinum, engraved gallery, size 4 1/4, maker's mark and guarantee stamps.

Note: Eugène Feuillâtre (1870-1916) was gifted goldsmith and sculptor, but his most exceptional talent is seen in his enamel work. Feuillâtre was head of René Lalique's enameling workshop from 1890 to 1897 and he was considered one of the best craftsmen in this field at the time. He began on his own in 1898, displaying his works successfully at the Salon de la Société des Artistes Français and at the Salon de la Société des Artistes Décorateurs. In 1900 he was awarded a gold medal at the Paris World Exhibition.
Estimate $5,000-7,000


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