A gold and enamel bangle, by Bapst & Falize,
Lot 27*
A gold and enamel bangle, by Bapst & Falize,
Sold for £8,750 (US$ 14,707) inc. premium
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A gold and enamel bangle, by Bapst & Falize, circa 1885
In the Renaissance taste, the hinged bangle decorated with red translucent 'cabochonné' enamel, overlaid with an intricate chased gold lattice depicting helmeted child warriors hunting fantastical birds amongst scrolling foliage, unsigned, fitted leather case by Bapst & Falize, 6 Rue d'Antin, Paris

Footnotes

  • For a similar bracelet, see Purcell, Katherine, 'Falize a Dynasty of Jewellers', Thames and Hudson, London, 1999, plate 344, page 241.
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