An Art Nouveau horn comb, sparrow motif, France, in Lalique style. Two sparrows are fighting to get red berries. Beautiful transparency of clear horn. Signed Albert Vigan, an Art Nouveau jeweller known in Paris in the
Lucien Gaillard (Lucien Gaillard, 1861 - after - painter, metal, turned to small forms of jewelry on the advice of the great master and his friend Rene Lalique, and became one of the leading jewelers of his time.
Lucien Gaillard - A Group of Hair Combs, including a Gaillard example set with a half-pearl, and decorated in bas-relief with ripening barley, together with: a two-pronged foliate-formed example in horn and three other examples.