Antique Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Portrait of a man wearing a helmet with a Dragon sitting on top! Signed Rault A French Victorian / Napoléon 111 era Pin Brooch. Fastens with a hinged Pin and C clasp.
Tests as silver but is unmarked. Louis Rault was a French Jeweler, Sculptor, and Medalist. He lived mostly during the 2nd half of the 19th century from 1847 to 1903. Rault was a contemporary of Rene Lalique, and was a designer and jeweller during the art nouveau period in Paris. Rault's designs were put to widespread use.His LR or RL mark appears on huge numbers of medals, medallions, brooches, cuff links, buttons and hatpins. He made unique objects, worked for Boucheron starting at the age of 21 and continuing for 7 years, was a well known chaser in his time and his work won many artistic awards. His creations appear in several museums such as the Musée des Arts Décoratifs.
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The item "Antique Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Portrait Dragon Signed Rault French Brooch" is in sale since Sunday, May 31, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Art Nouveau (1895-1910)". The seller is "zubenji" and is located in Wales. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Kuwait, Philippines, Qatar, Uruguay, Viet nam.