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    Evening Purse Study, circa 1901
    Material: gouache, watercolor, ink and graphite on paper
    Dimensions: 8 x 11 inches (20.50 x 28.00 cm) window
    Inscribed lower right: Cartier Paris
    Inscribed lower left (in French): no 62 / study of purse / party platinum / full cuts, sapphire / 1901 Ref 62/900.
    This original rendering for a ladies evening bag featuring diamond and sapphire accents dates to 1901. The artwork is ref. 62/900.

    Condition Report*: Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: Notes: Minor foxing, faint waterspots, overall good condition, not examined outside of frame. Design study has not been authenticated by Cartier.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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