Matisse 1950s Enamel and Copper Raindrop Design Vintage Necklace and Earrings Set

This striking enamel and copper jewellery set was created by the American company Matisse during the 1950s. 

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Excellent

 

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£175.00

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The Details...

This necklace and earrings set features copper droplet shaped panels enamelled in a speckled white and grey colour. In the necklace, they are joined together by copper links detailed with a design that resembles raindrops. This copper design also features in the earrings. The necklace is adjustable in length, using an open link chain and fastening with a hook and eye mechanism. The necklace can be between 36cm and 45cm in length. It is signed - 'Matisse' and a copyright symbol is stamped into the reverse of the hook fastening. The earrings fasten with a screw-back mechanism. 

To learn more about Matisse jewellery, visit our 'Designers' page. 

A Short History...

In 1946, the Renoir company was founded and Matisse was established as a subsidiary company in 1952. Both companies are famed for their beautiful copper jewellery - Renoir produced pieces in very geometric designs and Matisse jewellery was decorated with colourful enamels.

Wear it With...

Pair this set with a crisp white linen jumpsuit for summer day cool. 

  • Designer Matisse and Renoir
  • Colour White, Copper, Grey
  • Era 1950s
  • Occasion Cocktail and Evening, Smart Casual, Wedding Guest, Holiday and Globetrotting
  • Trend Mid-Century Chic, Modernist