1920年代起,在路易•卡地亞最親密的合作夥伴——貞杜桑的影響下,卡地亞以全新方式演繹晚宴包和手提包。珠寶大師的藝術靈動與卓越技藝,降臨在充滿女性魅力的配件傑作上,化身精美的搭扣和鎖扣裝飾,搭配璀璨珠寶,處處彰顯精雕細琢的非凡工藝。另有手袋採用別致的中國或波斯古舊錦緞和刺繡,與Poiret、Lelong或Lanvin設計的長裙搭配。

小肩包

卡地亞巴黎,1927年

銀,黃K金,珍珠母貝,珊瑚,玫瑰式切割鑽石,玉,縞瑪瑙,紅色琺瑯(包扣),黑色琺瑯,綠色麂皮。

17.0 x 28.0 厘米

手提包

卡地亞巴黎,特別訂製,1961年

黃K金,馬眼形祖母綠,黑色琺瑯,明亮式切割和古式單車工切割鑽石,黑色絲緞。 

手袋鐫刻著所有者Nina Mdivani公主名字的首字母組合。 

黑色緞面襯裡,六個口袋,一面鏡子,黑色緞面卡套。 

芭芭拉•哈頓(Barbara Hutton)特別訂製。 
芭芭拉•哈頓(1912-1979)是伍爾沃斯(Woolworth)零售連鎖店創始人之孫女,也是全球最富有的女性之一。1933年6月23日, 她嫁給俄羅斯王子亞歷克斯•米德瓦尼(Alexis Mdivani)——她的七位丈夫中的第一位。在婚禮上,她佩戴了一條特殊的珍珠項鍊和鑲鑽玳瑁冠冕, 均為卡地亞製作。她鍾愛富麗堂皇的珠寶,是卡地亞最忠實的顧客之一。

26.9 x 20.0 厘米

EVENING BAG

CARTIER NEW YORK, 1957

14 karat yellow gold, platinum, carved coral, old-, baguette- and brilliant-cut diamonds, emerald and sapphire cabochons, black velvet. 

Bark-gold satin lining, four pockets. 

Provenance: María Félix (1914-2002). Mexican diva and archetypal Latin femme fatale, Félix was well known in Mexico and France for films by Emilio Fernandez, Jean Renoir, and Luis Buñuel. She was a true reptile lover.

18.0 x 17.0 cm

HANDBAG

CARTIER PARIS, COMMISSIONED IN 1961

Yellow gold, marquise-shaped emeralds (eyes), black enamel (stripes), brilliant- and single-cut diamonds, black satin. 

This handbag features the initial of Princess Nina Mdivani, to whom it was given as a gift.

Black satin lining, six pockets, a mirror, and a black satin card holder. 


Commissioned by Barbara Hutton. 
Barbara Hutton (1912–1979) was the granddaughter of the founder of the Woolworth’s retail chain, and one of the richest women in the world. On June 23, 1933, she married the Russian prince Alexis Mdivani, the first of her seven husbands. For her wedding, she wore an extraordinary pearl necklace and a diamond-studded tortoiseshell tiara, both made by Cartier. An enthusiast for magnificent jewelry, she became one of the firm’s most loyal clients.

26.9 x 20.0 cm