Beautiful Symbolist Pendant

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Object Description

This Water Nymph with her dragonfly wings illuminates the allegory of change from girl to woman – the emergence of a beautiful creature
Numbered 38429 verso. No maker’s mark – probably on the missing brooch fitting
Pendant: H: 4.8 cm (1.89 in) W: 4.5 cm (1.77 in) Chain: L: 57 cm (22.44 in)
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Object Literature

The Paris Salons 1895-1914, Jewellery, volume II, The Designers L-Z, page 9-13
Henri Vever, French Jewelry of the Nineteenth Century, translated by Katherine Purcell, 2000, page 1147, 1159

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London UK