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Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 10:00 AM CST

20th Century Art & Design Including Property from The Warshawsky Collection

Sale 103 Lot 291

René Lalique (1860-1945)
Sea Holly hair comb
France, circa 1900
horn, silver, gold, glass
signed
3 3/4"w x 5 1/8"l


Provenance:
Parke-Bernet Galleries Inc., New York, NY, 24 April 1971, Lot 19
The Warshawsky Collection, Chicago, IL

Literature:
For a design drawing of this comb, refer to: Sigrid Barten, René Lalique Schmuck und Objets d'art 1890-1910, Munchen, Prestel-Verlag, 1977, page 188, no. 82, 1A

We are grateful to Janet Zapata for her assistance with the cataloguing of this lot

Other Notes:
This antique comb is made from domestic cattle horn (Bos taurus), originating in France
Estimate $ 20,000-30,000

Sold for $205,500