Art Deco Enamel, jade and lapis lazuli vanity case, Lacloche Frères, Paris, circa 1925. Photo Sotheby’s.
The hinged rectangular box applied with black enamel, the borders of the lid outlined in jade and lapis lazuli rectangles and squares separated by bands of rose-cut diamonds, the lid further decorated with a rose-cut diamond symbol, opening to reveal two covered compartments and a fitted mirror, mounted in 18 karat gold,2½ by 1¾ inches, signed Lacloche Frères, Paris. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. LOT SOLD. 8,4000 USD
PROPERTY OF THE ERICH AND DELLA KOENIG FOUNDATION, CONTINUED
Sotheby’s. Magnificent Jewels. New York | 24 Apr 2007