Gold Leaf Link Bracelet
Created mid-20th century, this hinged French gold bracelet is formed of leaf motif links. The bracelet’s gold, overlapping double leaves are designed with open, negative spaces. As a naturalistic design with a touch of modernist abstraction and fine French workmanship, this beautiful bracelet is a gleaming gold garland for the wrist.
- Product Details
- Curator's Notes
Item #: BA-18675
Size: 6.75” length, 0.75” width
Materials: 18K Gold
Signed: Unsigned, French maker’s and assay marks
After the drive for abstraction in jewelry and decorative arts in the 1920s and 1930s, French jewelers returned to nature for inspiration in the 1940s and 1950s, applying contemporary mid-century concepts of stylization, form, and structure.