Both this bowl and necklace feature a row of parakeets. René Lalique repeatedly featured birds in tablewares, lamps, jewelry, hood ornaments, statuary, and more. He finished his work to a high quality standard, employing polishing and wheel-carving to enhance the sophistication of his molded and pressed designs.
It is credited
Lent by The Cleveland Museum of Art, Anonymous Gift, 2009.457.
Its dimensions are
10.5 x 25 cm (4 1/8 x 9 13/16 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.