Original Aurora Borealis Crystal, Iridescent White Glass and Costume Pearl Necklace and Earring Set by Schiaparelli
Fine Condition – VERY RARE
Sold as a set with matching signed clip earrings. Elsa Schiaparelli was a very important fashion designer who was great rivals with Coco Chanel in the 1920s. She was introduced to couture by Paul Poiret and was friends with many artists including Salvador Dali.
The Design Gallery has 15 pieces featured in Judith Miller’s beautiful new book Costume Jewellery (published Nov 2010) and wrote Art Deco Furniture and Art Deco Ceramics for her 20th Century Design. We can source pieces for you.