René Lalique | Necklace - Hop tendril 1898 - 1900. Place of production: Paris. Materials: gold; corroded glass. Techniques: plique-a-jour enamel; cast; émail cloisonné. | Museum of Applied Arts, Budapest, 2015
Lalique 1902-03 signed 'Eagles in Mulberry Branches' Dog Collar: articulated, openwork plaque of stylized mulberry branches alter-nating w/eagles. The light green opalescent plique-à-jour enamel & gold eagles, perch on blue plique-à-jour enamel & gold branches, pecking at the frosted white glass berries; 3 aquamarines complete the plaque: acquired from the artist in 1903, Caloust Gulbenkian. Rene Lalique Jewelry - Lisbon, Portugal
The brooch is the opposite to everything that had been made before; a total absence of gemstones, the return to colour and the use of translucent enamel and crystal to create an almost ethereal flower bouquet.