This Boucher Signed Peacock Brooch Features Smooth Green Cabochons at the Top of the Feathers Followed by Green Rhinestones, Blue Rhinestones are on the Body of the Shinny Brilliant Blue Peacock. This Brooch Measures approx 2 1/8 inches Across the Top, Beautiful Gold Plating, The Boucher Signature is Very Hard to Read , The Numbers 8908 Are a little more legible. Otherwise Excellent Vintage Condition, Pin Back is Firm and Secure.
Born in Paris, Marcel Boucher worked as a jewelry designer for Cartier, who brought him to the United States. In the 1930s, he took a job with Mazer Bros. Where he worked until he founded his own company in 1937. Boucher made a name for himself creating bold, imaginative, enameled pieces that were individual works of art, with brooches shaped like fruits, animals, and human figures.
In particular, collectors covet for his fantasy bird pieces from the 1940s. Boucher items, which are usually signed, can be roughly dated based on their inventory number and mark. In 1944, he changed the company name from Marcel Boucher Ltd. To Marcel Boucher & Cie. Early pieces may be marked Marboux or with his initials in a cartouche.
MB Sterling was used between 1942 and 1944. Pieces made between 1944 and 1949 may be marked with a Phrygian cap above his initials. Later pieces are marked Marcel Boucher or Boucher. When Marcel Boucher died in 1965, his wife, Sandra, took over the company. In 1972, the company became a subsidiary of watchmaker Dovorn Industries.The item "Vintage Boucher Signed Blue Green Rhinestone Green Stone Peacock Brooch Pin 8908" is in sale since Monday, December 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Designer, Signed\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "intizari" and is located in Blaine, Washington.
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