06-14-2011 06-14-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2550B Boston
June 14, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Renaissance Revival 18kt Gold and Enamel Necklace

$8,888$7,500
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2550B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 14, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Renaissance Revival 18kt Gold and Enamel Necklace, c. 1950s, the elaborate links with red and blue enamel flowers, ropetwist frames, and foliate accents, suspending alternating polished and textured beads, 122.7 dwt, lg. 14 1/2 in., (shortened).

Note: Accompanied by two museum reproduction photographs from the Uffizi Gallery of a Flemish School painting of Maria Bonciani Baroncelli, who is wearing a necklace on which this lot is based.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Uffizi Gallery, Flemish School, Maria Bonciani Baroncelli