This beautifully articulated diamond-and-onyx panther bracelet (right) was made in 1952 for the Duchess of Windsor by Jeanne Toussaint (1887 – 1978) who dramatically impacted jewelry design during her decades as director of Cartier’s luxury jewelry department, which she took over in 1933.
Marlene Dietrich, 1935. Sir Cecil Beaton, CBE (1904-1980). Modern silver gelatin print. Stamped with Sotheby’s edition stamp, inscribed with title and numbered 1/50 on reverse. Illustrated: Cecil Beaton, Cecil Beaton’s Scrapbook. London: B T Batsford, 1937, page 40.