Van Cleef & Arpels

A whimsical 18ct yellow gold and multi-gem set Scarecrow brooch

A whimsical 18ct yellow gold brooch designed as a Scarecrow by Van Cleef & Arpels c.1960s with a yellow gold top-hat atop a chrysoprase bead head, the body formed of textured gold and embellished with three sapphire cabochons and three brilliant cut diamonds, the feet formed of two cabochon rubies, to a double prong brooch fitting.

Further Details

Gemstones1 chrysophrase bead
3 cabochon sapphires 0.60cts approx
2 cabochon rubies 0.82cts approx
3 brilliant-cut diamonds 0.09cts approx
Condition ReportVery fine
Setting18ct yellow gold signed Van Cleef & Arpels and numbered with French assay marks
Weight description14 grams
Dimensions4.5cm tall 3.8cm wide

Literature & Exhibitions

see: ‘Van Cleef & Arpels’ Palais Galleria 1992 and ‘Van Cleef & Arpels’ by Sylvie Raulet


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Van Cleef & Arpels

On June 16th 1906 Van Cleef & Arpels opened the doors to their first boutique at number 22, Place Vendôme. Next door to Lalique, opposite the Ritz and a stones throw from Boucheron, this would prove to be the first of many boutiques that the highly successful Maison would open around the world during the 20th Century.

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