Early Enamel on Copper Garden Flower Brooch by de Passille and Sylvestre, a great Quebec enamellist duo. This piece is early, sizable and with great subject matter. A white background with 5 red and green flowers. Quebec enamel art is very collectible and increasing in value. Perfect gift for that someone special or yourself.
Yves Sylvestre and Micheline de Passille started working together in 1959, complimenting each others talents. Yves executing the metal work and Micheline creating the designs. Not afraid of experimentation, they created many unique and wonderful pieces of wearable art. Considered the best of the Quebec Enamel Movement, de Passille-Sylvestre are highly collected today. . The back is signed using an early signature "de P.S." Measures about 1 7/8" wide x 1.5" tall This brooch is in good vintage condition with no cracks, some small flea bites on the back of the brooch. The front is clean of chips or cracks.