Vintage 1930s Unsigned Miriam Haskell by Frank Hess blue and white resin flower bracelet in very good condition. Her jewelry was seldom signed before 1950, it was her brother Joseph Haskell who introduced the first regularly signed Miriam Haskell jewelry. BORN IN 1899, AT THE HEIGHT OF THE ART NOUVEAU VANGUARD She was one of four children, and the daughter of small-town merchants in New Albany, Indiana. Some 30 years later, Miriam Haskell would have tea with Coco Chanel while selecting the upcoming seasons beads at Madame Gripoixs- the finest source in Paris.While Miriam would bring her young design artist, Frank Hess, Chanel was alone. They were among a new class: independent women who began their careers designing jewelry to complement high fashion clothing in an exclusive boutique. MIRIAM HASKELL OPENED HER FIRST BOUTIQUE IN 1926, LE BIJOU DE LHEURE IN NEW YORK'S McALPIN HOTEL.
She created collections for the society women of her day, the lavish productions of Flo Ziegfeld, as well as the couture of Coco Chanel. Joan Crawford, Lucille Ball, the Duchess of Windsor, to name a few, were among her greatest patrons. It wasnt long before her spectacular, custom-made jewels were sought after, collected and cherished.Her vintage pieces can command high prices from collectors. Please check my other listings! The item "Miriam Haskell 1930s Blue White Resin Flower Leaf Bracelet" is in sale since Thursday, June 20, 2019.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Designer, Signed\Bracelets". The seller is "crimoboutique" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan, Australia, China, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Hong Kong, Israel, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Jordan, Macao, Viet nam.