Art Nouveau or the "New Art" of 1895-1915 took its inspiration from natural forms and structures emphasizing the beauty of the organic curve. These 2 7/8" long drop earrings each feature three curvaceous fan designs, typical of the period, which are interspersed with bezel set old European cut diamonds weighting approximately 3.50 carats. Mounted in 14K gold and silver
Lot 271 A pair of art deco diamond and enamel pendent earrings, Sold for £13,125 (US$ 19,982) inc. premium AUCTION 19764: JEWELLERY INCLUDING FINE HERMÈS HANDBAGS 28 Nov 2012 11:00 GMT LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
Two Art Nouveau Gem-set Pendants, a 14kt gold, amethyst, and freshwater pearl pendant, suspended from an 18kt gold twisted curb link chain, and a 10kt gold pendant necklace set with peridots, signed "DK", lg. 15 and 16 1/4 in.