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Lot 0116
Gilt metal
France, 1956
Elsa Schiaparelli (1890-1973) – Italian-French designer
Marked with ‘Schiaparelli’ and the patent number ‘2383’
Set of bracelet and earrings with rhinestones and Aurora-Borealis crystals
The set was illustrated on the cover of the publication ‘Glanzstücke’ by Deanna Farneti Cera (1991)
Length bracelet: 21 cm
Dimensions earrings: 3 x 2.5 cm, each
Good condition

This magnificent set of a bracelet and earrings by the designer Elsa Schiaparelli were made in France circa 1956. Elsa Schiaparelli’s style is known as colorful, shiny and 'surrealist' and this set originates from her later creative period. The bracelet consists of six Aurora-Borealis stones, bordered by rhinestones. Especially beautiful is the typical gleam of the Aurelia-Borealis crystals in all colors imaginable. A true masterpiece that illustrates the cover of the publication ‘Glanzstücke. Modeschmuck vom Jugendstil bis zur Gegenwart’ by Deanna Farneti Cera on costume jewelry from the Art Nouveau to the present.


The bracelet and the earrings are in good condition with minor signs of wear. The bracelet is 21 cm long, the ear rings are 3 x 2.5 cm. (sku)

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Elsa Schiaparelli, Aurora-Borealis Set with Bracelet &

Estimate €1,100 - €1,430Aug 14, 2015