05 juillet 2010

Philippe Pasqua (French, born 1965), 'Vanité', 2009

Philippe Pasqua (French, born 1965), 'Vanité', 2009. photo Bonhams mixed media sculpture with butterflies, on a white perspex base with a clear perspex box  197 x 40cm (77 9/16 x 15 3/4in). Estimate: £8,000 - 12,000 Unsold Bonhams. Vision 21, 30 Jun 2010. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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20 juin 2010

Brilliant Impressions: Antique Paste & Other Jewellery

Butterfly. White and coloured paste, close set in silver. French, 18th century. Width: 50 mm A glittering exhibition of paste and other jewellery dating from the golden years of the 18th and 19th centuries will be staged by S.J. Phillips Ltd., 139 New Bond Street, London, from Tuesday 15 to Tuesday 29 June 2010. Founded in 1869, S.J. Phillips is a leading dealer in antique and modern silver, jewellery and objets de vertu and one of the oldest family-owned antiques shops in the world, run by Nicolas, Jonathan and Francis Norton,... [Lire la suite]
15 juin 2010

George III, Belle époque & early 20th century Butterfly brooches

A Belle époque diamond and enamel brooch. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010 Modelled as a butterfly with polychrome enamel wings within rose-cut diamond borders to the openwork body mounted with single-cut diamonds, ruby eyes and diamond collet detail to the antennae, circa 1910, 6.1 cm wide, with French assay marks for gold - Estimate £8,000 - £10,000 Price Realized £27,500 ($39,738) A George III diamond brooch. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010 Modelled as a butterfly, the old-cut diamond body and head with rose-cut... [Lire la suite]
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15 mars 2010

A ruby, sapphire and diamond butterfly brooch

A ruby, sapphire and diamond butterfly brooch. photo Bonhams Each wing, pavé-set with circular-cut sapphires, pink sapphires and rubies, with brilliant-cut diamond highlights, to a similarly cut diamond set body and antennae, with cabochon ruby eyes, diamonds approx. 1.60ct. total, width 7.0cm. Estimate: £2,000 - 2,500 - Unsold Bonhams. Jewellery, 10 Mar 2010. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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11 octobre 2009

A collection of icy jadeite sold @ Sotheby's Hong Kong

Icy jadeite and diamond ring and pair of matching ear studs The ring centring on a highly translucent icy jadeite cabochon, within a twisted border set with brilliant-cut diamonds, to a double shank; and a pair of ear studs en suite; mounted in 18 karat pink gold. (2). Icy jadeite cabochon on ring approximately 14.50 x 11.83 x 7.26mm; and icy cabochons on ear studs approximately 12.05 x 11.55 x 6.98mm and 12.39 x 11.68 x 6.98mm. ring size: 7. Est. 60,000—90,000 HKD - Sold 100,000 HKD NOTE: Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade... [Lire la suite]
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03 septembre 2009

"J.E. Caldwell" Opal Butterfly Brooch

"J.E. Caldwell" Opal Butterfly Brooch "J.E. Caldwell" Opal Butterfly Brooch O=27.00cts app + D=3.00cts app Plat & 18K (60 x 49mm) - Price: $30,000 M.S. RAU ANTIQUES 630 Royal Street LA 70130 New Orleans - USA - Tel : +1 800 544 9440 - Email address : info@rauantiques.com - Website : http://www.rauantiques.com
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31 août 2009

Shopping of Buccellati jewelry @ M.S.RAU Antiques

"Buccellati" Diamond Necklace "Buccellati" Diamond Necklace D=2.75cts app 18K YG (60 x 45mm) - Price: $89,000 "Buccellati" Emerald & Diamond Bracelet "Buccellati" Emerald & Diamond Bracelet E=4.00cts app + D=3.50cts app Silver & YG (7.5" x 29mm) - Price: $80,000 "Buccellati" Diamond Butterfly Brooch "Buccellati" Diamond Butterfly Brooch D=2.00cts app 18K (55 x 65mm)  - Price: $43,000 "Buccellati" Diamond Cuff... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2009

Dan Winters: Periodical Photographs @ Fahey/Klein Gallery

Dan Winters, Broken Butterfly, 2006 Dan Winters, Helen Mirren, Los Angeles, January 11, 2007  Dan Winters, Johnny Depp, New York, April 7, 1998 Dan Winters, Laura Dern, Hollywood, July 21, 1999 Dan Winters, Leonardo DiCaprio, Los Angeles, November 2, 2002 Jul 30 - Sep 5, 2009. Fahey/Klein Gallery. 148 North La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90036 USA - www.faheykleingallery.com Dan Winters: His subjects, he says, have compared sitting for him to ''going to the dentist. But in a good... [Lire la suite]
05 juillet 2009

Damien Hirst (né en 1965). Red and pink butterfly, 2008

En partant d'une oeuvre de Damien Hirst bientôt proposée aux enchères par l'Etude Tajan, je vous propose de visiter une impressionnante collection de papillons de cet artiste. Damien Hirst (né en 1965). Red and pink butterfly, 2008 Aquatinte en couleurs sur papier. Annotée UP en bas à gauche et signée en bas à droite. Unique.  119 x 107 cm (la planche) - 93 x 85 cm (l'image) Estimation : € 18,000-25,000 Provenance : Collection particulière, Londres Tajan. ART MODERNE, ART CONTEMPORAIN & DESIGN, 28... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2009

A black jadeite, ruby, coloured diamond and diamond butterfly brooch

A black jadeite, ruby, coloured diamond and diamond butterfly brooch The wings set with four black jadeite plaques and brilliant-cut diamond highlights, outlined by coloured diamonds of yellow hue, the body set with an oval cabochon ruby and brilliant-cut diamond cluster, the reverse carved with foliate detail, mounted in white and yellow gold, ruby approximately 1.20 carats, coloured diamonds 2.10 carats, brooch length 6.0cm. Estimate: HK$80,000 - 120,000, $10,000 - 15,000. Unsold Accompanied by a report from the... [Lire la suite]
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