Art Nouveau utilized a multitude of themes — those involving nature, fantasy and the female form among them. Designers of this era looked to the Renaissance as a source of inspiration in the incubation of new ideas.
Perfectly suited to the philosophy and symbolism of this new style, a Krementz signed 14k yellow gold brooch commands your attention with opposing dragon elements appointed with green paste stone eyes perched on the perimeter. Ready to pounce with coiled energy, the restless beasts entwine their tails as jaws open.
Alive with movement, they cling to a 8.10 carat oval faceted amethyst crowned with a 2 mm natural seed pearl…awaiting their repast.