Line Vautrin, France, "j'ai perdu ma tourterelle" Gilded Bronze Rebus Large Box For Sale
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Line Vautrin, France, "j'ai perdu ma tourterelle" Gilded Bronze Rebus Large Box

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A beautiful large gilded bronze box by Line Vautrin. I lost my turtledove (J'ai perdu ma tourterelle) is a poem by Jean Passerat (1534-1602). Line Vautrin also known as "the poetess of metal" took over the writing of this poem to create this beautiful box in the 1950s. The cover takes the text and an engraving of the turtle dove seen from above on a long sheet.  

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  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Very good vintage condition Signed "LINE VAUTRIN"
  • Wear
    Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 1.19 in. x W 5.91 in. x D 3.75 in.H 3 cm x W 15 cm x D 9.5 cm
  • Seller Location
    Brussels, BE
  • Seller Reference Number
    ZB4
  • Reference Number
    LU2994314628561
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