Anne-Marie Hand of Cards Handbag

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Gaming theme handbag by Anne-Marie in the shape of a hand of cards. The bag is covered in black suede with gold-plated brass hearts, diamonds, spades and clubs. The clasp is a realistic game die.

Anne-Marie had a shop within the famous Hotel Meurice in Paris where she sold gloves, bags, perfume and "frivolities". She is best known for the wonderfully detailed, surrealist figural handbags that she designed and sold in the post-WWII era. These days, her handbags are very delicate and are better suited for display than for carrying.

approximate measurements:
11.5" wide x 2.5" deep x 8.75" high, 15" high to top of handle

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Details
Designer
Anne-Marie
Brand
Anne-Marie
Place of Origin
France
Period
1950-1959
Condition
Good. Shows very well, the suede crocks (sheds or rubs off color) so it is really not good for carrying, some marks and wear to suede, wear and light bends to corners.
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dealer Location
Chicago, IL
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU14032462182
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1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in Chicago, IL

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