MANUEL ORAZI 1860-1934
(Also known as Emmanuel Orazzi )
Art Nouveau Chrysanthemum Cufflinks
Designed for Arnould & probably sold through La Maison Moderne
Diameter: 1.60 cm (0.63 in)
Marks: Eagles Head, signed in script ‘ARNOULD’ to both torpedos
Original Fitted Case
Flower heads diameter: 1.5 cm (0.6 in)
The torpedoes length: 1.6 cm (0.6 in) Width: 0.5 cm (0.2 in)
Gold heightened with original colour
Original fitted case, the silk marked: 'Arnould, Paris, 1 Rue Racine'
Literature: cf. The Paris Salons, 1895-1914, Vol 2, page 143
Art Nouveau, The French Aesthetic, Victor Arwas, 1992, p.618
Exhibited: Goldsmiths' Hall exhibition 'On the Cuff'
October - November 2005, representing the 1900 - 1918 period