Ref : COD12_39
La colombe de la Paix by Line Vautrin – gilded bronze necklace – France
1 in stock
|Artist: Line Vautrin||Manufacturer: Line Vautrin|
|Period: 1950-1959||You should know: Signed by stamping “L.V.”
Very good original condition
Width: 5.39 in. (13,7 cm)| Depth: 7.87 in. (20 cm)| Int. dia.: 4.69 in (11,9 cm)
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About La colombe de la Paix by Line Vautrin
Necklace made up of two rigid parts surrounding the neck.
The front part is decorated with large links. In its centre is represented a hook on which seems to hang a large bronze element representing a stylised dove of Peace.
Manufactured around 1950, this piece of jewellery is in very good original condition with a use patina.
The back of the dove element bears the signature "L.V." by stamping.
Line Vautrin started working on her first creations, which were bracelets, at the age of 21.
Throughout her career, she mainly created mirrors in Talosel and bronze works.
She rent a stand at the Universal Exhibition of 1937. This event enabled her to gain popularity and so diversify her production: she started creating jewellery, bag clasps, belt buckles,...
Line Vautrin is today admitted a major player in post-war French decorative arts.