Lalique - 1900 at the age of 40, he was the most celebrated jeweler in the world and an art nouveau artist and designer of magnificent proportions.
Antique Gold and Micromosaic Pendant. Centering a fancy-shaped panel topped by a pendant-loop, suspending three small circular panels, set throughout with floral multicolored micromosaic decoration and birds, circa 1870, reverse with glazed compartment, several tesserae missing, approximately 7.6 dwts. Via Doyle New York.
Louise Nevelson by Arnold B. Glimcher: Once her friend and patron Howard Lipman showed her an early American rocking chair that he had just acquired. He asked Nevelson's opinion of the chair. "I couldn't care less about the chair," she said, "but look at its shadow."