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COLETTE DENTON Bracelet Hinged Cuff Cloisonné Enamel Gold Silver Signed

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COLETTE DENTON Bracelet Hinged Cuff Cloisonné Enamel Gold Silver Signed

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$15,000.00


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COLETTE DENTON Bracelet Hinged Cuff Cloisonné Enamel Gold Silver Signed

  • Signed Colette oval hinged cuff bracelet.
  • ARTIST: Colette, also known as Colette Denton.
  • MEDIUM: Cloisonné enamel, 14K gold, and sterling silver.
  • Two cloisonné panels completely encircle the wrist in 360 degrees of cloisonné masterpiece.
  • This piece is constructed using mixed alloys; it is made from silver and gold alloys.
  • SIGNED: Signed twice; as 'C' inside the enamel in 14K and inscribed signed on the interior as COLETTE.
  • MEASUREMENT VERIFIED: Yes.
  • AGE: 1980's; the artist dates this as 1983.
  • COUNTRY Of Origin: USA
  • RESTORATIONS: No.
  • Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below.
  • Artist information is below; please scroll down.
  • The bracelet is a published piece; it has been featured in numerous shows, publications, books, and magazines.
  • The bracelet also appears on the artist's own website, where it is stated as part of the collection of The Museum Of Arts and Design, NY,NY (it's in our possession).
  • All the information you need to decide about this purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase.
  • Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below.
  • SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS.

SIZE:

  • As measured on the exterior when closed this measures overall approximately 6,5 cm x 5 cm x 4cm // 2.5 inches x 2 inches x 1.5 inches.

SIGNED:

  • This piece is signed twice as shown in the detailed photos below; please scroll down.
  • Incised in script as COLETTE directly into the interior metal inside of the bracelet, at the closure end.
  • Signed with the artist's initial C in 14K gold cloisonné, directly in the enamel, at the hinged end.


CONSTRUCTION:

  • Two gold rimmed enamel panels are inset into two separate sections joined by hinges.
  • Closure is a full length hinged spring pin closure.
  • Full length hinge at the other end of the bracelet.
  • The two sections together form a continuing painting around the wrist.
  • The enamel panels are banded with 14K gold, affixed to sterling silver, mounted to the cuff bracelet form.


ARTIST INFORMATION

  • Colette is also known as Colette Denton (b.1937, Oakland, California).
  • She is one of America's greatest living jewelers working in enamel.
  • These links are provided as a courtesy and are currently accurate to the best of our knowledge.
  • Biography at SAAM Smithsonian American Art Museum Renwick Gallery: http://americanart.si.edu/collections/search/artist/?id=5911
  • Bio, Expos, Museums, Public & Private Collections: http://www.colette-studio.com/html/bigraphy.html
  • About: http://www.colette-studio.com/html/about.html
  • Studio: http://www.colette-studio.com/index.html
  • Bracelets (scroll down the page to see this particular bracelet at the bottom): http://www.colette-studio.com/html/bracelets.html
  • Brooches: http://www.colette-studio.com/html/brooches.html
  • Symbols: The Evocative Art Of Colette: http://www.colette-studio.com/html/symbol.html
  • Colette Beneath The Surface: http://www.colette-studio.com/html/farber.html

 

There are few is any signs of age or usage including but not limited to:

  • There is minor overall surface wear.
  • There are minuscule surface scratches.
  • There is oxidation.
  • There may also be something that we missed because we aren't specifically trained to see it.
  • CLEANED: No.
  • RESTORATION: No restoration.
  • MEASUREMENT VERIFIED: Yes.
  • We've not examined this microscopically.
  • We've not taken this apart or put this back together.
  • We've not subtracted anything nor added anything that was not already there.
  • We've not cleaned this.
  • The condition is good.
  • There's nothing functionally wrong with this.
  • The condition is exactly as shown in the gallery photos.
  • Look at all the gallery photos carefully and read this description carefully.
  • It is impossible to divine exactly what information a buyer might want.
  • It is the buyer's responsibility to carefully scrutinize a purchase before buying.
  • Please consider your purchase carefully.
  • We are happy to help in any way we can by answering your questions to the best of our ability and furnishing additional specifics upon request.
  • This is not sold on approval.
  • Ask your questions before you buy.

 

Bracelet en or, argent, et émail par l'artiste américain Colette.

  • Bracelet articulé avec charnières.
  • Construit comme deux moitiés articulés avec une fermeture de broche.
  • Argent sterling, or 14 carats, et émail.
  • Signé deux fois par l'artiste, comme le montre les photos ci-dessous.
  • Dimensions: Mesurée à l'extérieur, il mesure environ dans l'ensemble 6,5 cm x 5 cm x 4 cm.
  • Très bon état. Vraiment superb.
  • Frais de port en sus.
  • Merci de votre visite.































 

 

 



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Product CodeCOLJBSUM85
ManufacturerCOLETTE DENTON
ConditionPreowned
Weight6lb

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