Lot 4299. Pocket watch: an exquisite and very rare Art Nouveau pocket watch with concealed erotic enamel painting, Ateliers Juvenia, La Chaux-de-Fonds, circa 1920

Starting price:€ 3 500
Auction date:09.09.2017   18:30 UTC +02:00
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Lot 4299 | Pocket watch: an exquisite and very rare Art Nouveau pocket watch with concealed erotic enamel painting, Ateliers Juvenia, La Chaux-de-Fonds, circa 1920
Approx. Ø47mm, approx. 64g, 18K Gold, guilloche, signed, dust cover with the finest art Nouveau enamel painting, depicting a naked young lady in the lake, immaculately preserved enamel, flat, high-fine precision decreased movement with fine adjustment and screwed gold chatons, No. 316901, perfectly preserved, signed enamel dial, blued steel hands, fully functional, very nice condition, very rare. The clock was part of the Candice B. Groot Collection, which was auctioned in 2001, at Sotheby's. Art Nouveau enamel watch by Juvenia, are rarities. The enameled watches of this company to achieve lover prices at international art auctions.

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