Lover’s Eyes. So, the history of this jewelry style is as juicy as the paintings are gorgeous. Since romantic love didn’t typically exist within the confines of a marriage at this point in history, affairs were pretty common. So how would you show your loyalty to your lover? By wearing a sentimental portrait of an unidentifiable part of their person, of course.
Philippe Wolfers, Pendentif. Wolfers creó objetos raros en los que las fronteras entre la escultura y el utensilio, se vuelven fluidas. En sus piezas, el objeto se convierte únicamente en mediador de contenidos simbólicos.
A modern Lalique glass pendant, in the form of a coiled serpent in green opalescent glass, with green and brown silk tassel drop and to matching green and brown silk necklace, signed Lalique, height of pendant (excluding tassel) 7cm, in original box #ukauctioneers #antiquehour #glass