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La fille aux nattes by Line Vautrin – gilded bronze compact – France
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|Artist: Line Vautrin||Manufacturer: Line Vautrin|
|Period: 1950-1959||You should know: It is signed with a “LINE VAUTRIN” stamping at the back. Very good condition and has a natural patina.|
Height: 2/4 in. (1 cm)| Width: 3 1/4 in. (8,5 cm) | Depth: 2 2/4 in. (6,2 cm)
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About "La fille aux nattes" gilded bronze compact by Line Vautrin
This charming gilded bronze compact represents a girl with braids giving form to a halo.
Manufactured around 1950, the object is in very good condition and has a natural patina. It also has its original mirror and sieve.
It is signed with a “LINE VAUTRIN” stamp at the back.
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.