Sale 0105021 | Lot 34

Two Art Nouveau Dance Card Cases

Catalogue: Couture and Textiles

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Lot 34
Two Art Nouveau Dance Card Cases
Austria, 1901
The first of leather worked with woman's head with flowing hair amongst flowers, Secessionist style sinuous lines, gilt-metal ornament at top with similar clip on silk cord, with pad and pencil, inscribed: Ball Der Architecten. 1901/Tanzorgnung, the second from the Concordia Ball held on February 3, 1902, the exterior set with an enamel woman's head in profile and an openwork frame topped with winged animals, the interior a leather book with German writings, dance program and pencil.
The first very good condition, the second good condition, some fragility.

Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $1,840 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $1,840 (includes buyer's premium)

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Thu, May 03, 2001 at 10am EDT
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