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Les poissons jumeaux by Line Vautrin – Gilt bronze necklace
Les poissons jumeaux by Line Vautrin is a 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 depicting two twin fish.
This iconic necklace Les poissons jumeaux by Line Vautrin was seen worn by Victoria Beckham.
Manufactured around 1950, this piece of jewelry is in very good original condition with a patina of use.
Line Vautrin was a French artist born in 1913. She acquired the technical skills in chasing and gilding thanks to her father, an art bronze worker. This allowed him to create his first collections of buttons and jewelry. With her talent and creativity, Line Vautrin quickly distinguished herself with her works that combine mischief, humor and poetry.
Line Vautrin was particularly known for her engraved rebuses to be deciphered, which made her famous and earned her the nickname of “metal poetess”. Among his most famous creations are the Saute-Mouton necklaces, the Plat comme la galette, Skinny as a Nail and Long as a Giraffe boxes.
With her unique style and her personal touch, Line Vautrin left an indelible mark on the history of art. His artistic heritage continues to live on through his works still appreciated today.
Other items by Line Vautrin.
Duck heads by Line Vautrin – Pair of gilt bronze cufflinks
Je t’aime beaucoup by Line Vautrin – Gilt bronze compact
L’Orage (The Storm) by Line Vautrin – Gilt bronze compact
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Signed twice by stamping “L.V.” and “LINE VAUTRIN”
Very good vintage condition with patina of use
- Line Vautrin
- Line Vautrin
Width: 5 in. (13 cm)
Depth: 8 in. (20,5 cm)
Internal diameter: 4.92 in (12,4 cm)
Weight: 82 grams