Alfred Daguet French Art Nouveau Jeweled Metal Repousse Box

12000 USD
$12,000.00

Description:

French Art Nouveau period box in metal repoussé´ panels with inserted colorful glass cabochon jewels, made by Alfred Daguet in the 1910s in Paris. The highly decorative brass lid panel has a central medallion with a dog and stylized natural motifs in medieval or byzantine style.
Daguet's atelier in Paris was situated right above Siegfried Bing's boutique 'L'Art Nouveau', which was an instrumental proponent of the Art Nouveau style. Daguet created and provided a large amount of pieces for Bing's boutique.
This box is not marked and is in remarkable antique condition, with a desirable natural patina to the metal surfaces.
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SKU

112972

Condition

Good

Dimensions

H 5.5 in. x W 10.5 in. x D 5.25 in.

Dealer

G5DA

Material

Brass, Glass, Metal

Style

Art Nouveau

Creator

Alfred Daguet

Date of Manufacture

1900

Place of Origin

France

Period

Early 20th Century

Color

Multi

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