Renoir was one of the most famous makers of copper jewelry. Founded in 1946 the company was originally named Renoir of Hollywood, named for where the company was located. The company’s marks went through several additional iterations including Renoir of California, 1948; Hand Made Renoir of California 1952-1954, and finally just Renoir.

A second line of enameled copper jewelry was introduced in1952 called Matisse. About the same time, a sterling silver line was introduced called Sauteur. The company closed in 1964.

$ 95.00

Vintage Matisse Red Enamel & Copper Necklace, Geometric Design

Stylish Geometric Necklace from famed copper jewelry designer.

Approx. Size: 15" (45.5 cm) long; links range up to 1" (2.5 cm)

Condition: Excellent, enamel is in great condition.

Mark/Label: Matisse

One of a kind vintage item. Get it before it’s gone.


Beautiful red enamel on copper necklace. Geometric design with rectangular links in varied lengths that hang from a band of horizontal copper links. Fold-over clasp. Matisse, inspired by the poplar 1950s collar style, named this design Peter Pan.

Matisse was a enamel on copper line by Renoir, one of the most famous makers of copper jewelry. Founded in 1946 the company was originally named Renoir of Hollywood, named for where the company was located. The company’s marks went through several additional iterations including Renoir of California, 1948; Hand Made Renoir of California 1952-1954, and finally just Renoir. Matisse jewelry was introduced in 1952. About the same time, a sterling silver line was also introduced called Sauteur. Renoir closed in 1964.

 

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