Art Deco platinum diamond bracelet
Type of jewel: Old jewel / Old bracelet
Period: Art Deco around 1930
Metal: Platinum 950/1000
Total weight (gross): 29.60 grams
Dimensions: width, 1.60 cm; Length,: 17.50 cm
Type of stones: Old cut diamonds, 8 x 8 diamonds and rose cut diamonds (approximately 3.50 carats)
State of conservation: Very good state of conservation
At the end of the war, French society underwent great transformations. This period was marked by a desire for renewal which was to be expressed in Art Deco.
Art Deco is the name given to the « modern » style of the 20th century. He enjoyed worldwide influence during the interwar years and expressed himself in all areas of creation. This period marked the history of jewelry by associating inventiveness of forms with extraordinary finesse of work on platinum.
This type of antique jewelry is enjoying increasing success given its timelessness.
Art deco jewelry, Sylvie Raulet, Paris, Editions du Regard, 1991
Art Deco jewelry in the 1940s, Mélissa Gabardi (text drawn up with the collaboration of Solange Schnall), Paris, éditions de l’Amateur, 1986
Art Deco and Avant-garde jewelry, Evelyne Possémé, Laurence Mouillefarine, Paris, Norma, 2009
Comments: Superb old bracelet adorned with diamonds. This antique jewel with contemporary lines is characteristic of the Art Deco period.
Price: 7900 euros
Reference: 10 120 2