Masriera y Carreras | A gold, plique-à-jour enamel, opal and pearl dragonfly brooch/pendant, circa 1915. The sculpted female figure with back turned and outstretched arms, her sinuous body in pink opalescent enamel terminating in a single seed pearl drop and plique-à-jour enamel wings decorated with opal cabochons, signed to reverse Masriera y Carreras.
Gaston Lafitte Art Nouveau Gold and Plique a Jour Brooch/Pendant An iconic French Art Nouveau 18 karat gold and rose-cut diamond brooch/pendant by Gaston Lafitte. The brooch is a woman’s body draped in a clinging gown with plique-à-jour enamel butterfly wings that are edged in rose-cut diamonds and are set in silver. The female figure represents beauty and rebirth. (With the original removable brooch screw-in fitting.