27 décembre 2009

Pearl and diamond brooch & Quartz, coral and cultured pearl brooch, Buccelatti, 1960s

Pearl and diamond brooch, Buccelatti, 1960s. photo Sotheby's Of spray design, set with baroque pearls of grey tint and lasque-cut diamonds, the leaves of textured two tone gold, signed Buccellati, case. Est. 4,000—6,000 GBP. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  4,750 GBP Quartz, coral and cultured pearl brooch, Buccelatti, 1960s. photo Sotheby's Set with a mixed-cut smokey quartz to a surmount designed as a stylised scallop shell decorated with a coral branch and articulated cultured pearl drops of various tints,... [Lire la suite]
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19 décembre 2009

Selection of jewelry sold @ Bonhams

A colored diamond and diamond ring The cluster ring of floral motif with marquise and pear-shaped diamonds, yellow diamonds and brown diamonds; estimated total diamond weight: 14.30 carats; mounted in platinum; size 8 (with sizing band) (colored diamonds not tested for origin of color) Sold for $10,065 An eighteen karat gold and anodized silver pendant necklace, Carrera y Carrera the pendant designed as the head of Bacchus, god of wine, suspended from an interlocking link necklace of silver and textured gold; necklace... [Lire la suite]
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17 décembre 2009

"Archives secrètes Boucheron, 1858 à nos jours" de Vincent Meylan

La belle Otero, la Païva, et la Castiglione, le Tsar Nicolas II, le maharaja de Patiala, les milliardaires américains, Sarah Bernhardt, Rita Hayworth, Joan Crawford, Françoise Sagan...Des courtisanes aux rois, des héritières américaines aux stars de Hollywood, tous ont été clients du plus ancien des joailliers de la place Vendôme. Un document fabuleux « qui recense toutes les pierres importantes ayant franchi le seuil du 26, place Vendôme, depuis le début du XXe siècle. Diamants blancs et diamants de couleur, émeraudes,... [Lire la suite]
16 décembre 2009

Bonhams is the UK's Leading Auction House for Jewellery in 2009

An impressive natural pearl necklace. Designed as a double row of graduating natural pearls, measuring 5.8-12.8mm. in diameter, to a polished bar clasp, length of shortest row 39.0cm. Sold for £311,200 inclusive of Buyer's Premium. Photo courtesy Bonhams Bonhams' London jewellery department has had their most successful year ever. The recent sale, The Art of Jewels: Fine Jewellery and Iconic Gems, proved the enduring attraction of rare and beautiful jewelled items, despite the economic downturn. The sale achieved £2.2 million... [Lire la suite]
16 décembre 2009

Pendentif en vermeil, émail sur ronde bosse représentant Saint Georges terrassant le dragon, Epoque Romantique

Pendentif en vermeil, émail sur ronde bosse représentant Saint Georges terrassant le dragon, Epoque Romantique H: 4 cm - Estimation : 400 / 500 € Aguttes - 690006 Lyon. Vente du Jeudi 17 décembre 2009. Hôtel des Ventes Lyon Brotteaux. Pour tout renseignement, veuillez contacter la maison de ventes au 04 37 24 24 24.
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16 décembre 2009

Jewelry selection @ Sotheby's Jewels, London

Quartz, coral, onyx and diamond bracelet. photo Sotheby's Of geometric design composed of carved tablets of tigers eye, citrine, rock crystal, onyx and coral to a thumb piece accented with circular-cut diamonds, length approximately 187mm. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  11,875 GBP Gold and shell cameo parure, 1850s. photo Sotheby's Comprising: a necklace, pair of bracelets, comb and diadem and pair of earrings set with shell cameos depicting classical and mythological scenes framed by three tone floral and... [Lire la suite]
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14 décembre 2009

Emeralds sold @ Sotheby's New York. Magnificent Jewels. 09 Dec 09

Pair of emerald and diamond pendant-earrings. photo Sotheby's Pear-shaped emeralds weighing 17.07 and 15.15 carats, cushion-shaped diamonds weighing 4.75 carats, mounted in platinum. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  758,500 USD Accompanied by Gübelin report no. 0805011 / 1 and 2 stating that the emeralds are of Colombian origin; indications of minor clarity enhancement. Emerald, ruby and diamond pendant-necklace. photo Sotheby's Emerald beads measuring approximately 22.6 by 16.7 mm. to 10.8 by 10.4 mm.,... [Lire la suite]
14 décembre 2009

An emerald and diamond brooch/pendant & A pair of emerald and diamond earrings sold @ Bonhams

An emerald and diamond brooch/pendant © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd The central cushion-shaped emerald, weighing 18.85 carats, within a border of brilliant-cut diamonds, suspended from a marquise-cut diamond three-stone surmount, on a fancy-link chain necklace with brilliant-cut diamond three-stone clasp, diamonds approximately 4.30 carats total, detachable brooch and pendant fittings, brooch length 2.7cm., necklace length 39.2cm. Sold for £57,600 Accompanied by a certificate from Gübelin.Provenance: John Francis Caradoc... [Lire la suite]
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13 décembre 2009

David Webb jewelry sold @ Sotheby's New York. Magnificent Jewels. 09 Dec 09

18 karat gold, platinum, diamond, emerald and ruby fish bangle-bracelet, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's Set with round diamonds weighing approximately 7.50 carats, round emeralds and round cabochon rubies, internal circumference 6 inches, signed David Webb. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  65,500 USD 18 karat gold, platinum, diamond and black enamel cuff bracelet, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's Round diamonds weighing approximately 6.40 carats, internal circumference 6 inches, signed David Webb. With signed box.... [Lire la suite]
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13 décembre 2009

A coral, amethyst and diamond sautoir, ring and earclip suite by Van Cleef & Arpels

A coral, amethyst and diamond sautoir, by Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1970  © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd The chain composed of alternating hammered circular, quatrefoil and fancy links, set with cabochon amethysts and coral, suspending a large detachable brooch/pendant, designed as an alisee patèe cross, similarly set with pear-shaped cabochon amethysts, cabochon coral and brilliant-cut diamonds, signed VCA, numbered, maker's marks, French assay marks, chain length 69.4cm., brooch/pendant length 9.0cm., maker's pouch -... [Lire la suite]
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