02 mai 2010

Ruby jewelry @ Christie's. Jewels: The New York Sale

An antique ruby and diamond necklace. photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010 Suspending a bezel-set oval-cut ruby, weighing approximately 6.73 carats, within an openwork old European and single-cut diamond scalloped surround, from a line of circular and old European-cut diamonds, to the neckchain, designed as a graduated series of bezel-set cushion-cut rubies, weighing from approximately 4.67 to 1.79 carats, each within an openwork circular, old European and single-cut diamond scalloped surround, spaced by circular and old... [Lire la suite]
14 octobre 2009

Shopping of Van Cleef & Arpels jewelry @ Christie's New York

A rare "mystery-set" ruby and diamond brooch, by Van Cleef & Arpels Designed as two calibré-cut ruby laurel leaves, enhanced by calibré-cut diamond stems, mounted in platinum and 18k gold, 1936, with French assay marks and maker's marks, in a Garrard blue leather fitted case. Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, no. 45504 - Est. $250,000 - $350,000 Literature: Van Cleef & Arpels, Diffusion Paris-Musées, Paris, 1992, page 80 Post-Lot Text: According to Van Cleef & Arpels, this brooch was made in the... [Lire la suite]
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