08 avril 2011

Second Highest Total for a Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite Sale @ Sotheby’s Hong Kong

25.50-Carat Brilliant-Cut Unmounted DColour Flawless Diamond. Photo Sotheby's QUEK Chin Yeow, Deputy Chairman and Head of Jewellery Department, Sotheby’s Asia. said, “Today’s offering of jewels and jadeite at Sothebys Hong Kong achieved the Second Highest Jewellery Sale Total Ever For The Company In Asia with interest weII spread throughout the sale. Asian private collectors dominated the sale of superlative jewels and gemstones of the most coveted quality. High colour white diamonds continue as in past seasons to seil well,... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2011

Platinum, 18 Karat Gold, Emerald and Diamond Ring, Cartier

Platinum, 18 Karat Gold, Emerald and Diamond Ring, Cartier. photo Sotheby's The emerald-cut emerald weighing 4.03 carats, flanked by baguette diamonds weighing 1.12 carats, size 6, signed Cartier, numbered 70145. With signed box. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD. Lot Sold 33,750 USD Sotheby's. Important Jewels, 02 Feb 11, New York www.sohebys.com
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13 février 2011

Cartier - Paris. Parure en or blanc. Vers 1940 & Attribué à Cartier. Bracelet articulé en or gris. Vers 1930

Cartier - Paris. Parure en or blanc. Vers 1940. Courtesy Christophe Joron-Derem à décors de gerbe de fleurs, sertie de diamants de taille brillant, de demi taille, de taille coussin et triangle. Elle comprend une broche et deux clip doreilles. Signé : Monture CARTIER. Dans leur coffret de la Maison Cartier- 1950. PB : 44 grs. 8 000 / 10 000 € 144 Attribué à Cartier. Bracelet articulé en or gris. Vers 1930. Courtesy Christophe Joron-Derem à décors géométriques alterné de motifs sertis de rubis de taille cabochon, de... [Lire la suite]
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05 février 2011

Jewellery Owned by Last Link to World of Proust and Monet for Sale at Bonhams, Edinburgh

Born in Paris in 1904, Paulette Howard-Johnston (née Helleu), who died in 2009 aged 104, was one of the 21st Century’s last links to the Belle Époque. Photo: Bonhams EDINBURGH.- Jewellery and silver belonging to the daughter of the famous French society painter Paul Cesar Helleu, one of the models for a central character in Marcel Proust’s monumental novel ‘In Search of Lost Time’ (sometimes known as ‘Remembrance of Things Past’),’ is to be auctioned at Bonhams in Edinburgh on 2 March. Born in Paris in 1904, Paulette... [Lire la suite]
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18 janvier 2011

CARTIER Canary Diamond Ring, 20th century

CARTIER Canary Diamond Ring, 20th century. Courtesy Linda Horn Traditional fancy yellow canary diamond Cartier ring with white diamond trillions. Center rectangular cut-cornered diamond is 3.06 carats with color rated natural fancy yellow. Clarity is VS2. Setting is 18 karat gold. Signed Cartier with inventory numbers: 862225, 937201. GIA report included. Price $65,000 Linda Horn, 1327 Madison Ave., New York NY, 10128. Phone: 212-772-1122 - E-Mail: alayne@lindahorn.com
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27 décembre 2010

Ruby Jewelry from the Estate of William B. Dietrich Sold to Benefit the William B. Dietrich Foundation, 09 Dec 10, New York

Pair of 18 Karat Gold, Platinum, Mystery-Set Ruby and Diamond Leaf Earclips, Van Cleef & Arpels, France, 1966. photo Sotheby's The leaves mystery-set with calibré-cut rubies, the central stem set with baguette diamonds, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered 17606, workshop mark, French assay marks. Est. 60,000—80,000 USD. Lot Sold 170,500 USD PROVENANCE: The Magnificent Jewels of Mme. Helene Beaumont, Sotheby's Geneva, May 18, 1994, lot 504. Platinum, 18 Karat Gold, Ruby and Diamond Ring. photo... [Lire la suite]
13 décembre 2010

Diamond jewelry @ Sotheby's, Jewels from the Estate of William B. Dietrich Sold to Benefit the William B. Dietrich Foundation

Platinum, 18 Karat Pink Gold and Fancy Pink Diamond Ring The oval fancy pink diamond weighing 3.03 carats, flanked by pear-shaped near colorless diamonds weighing approximately 1.40 carats, size 6. Est. 300,000—400,000 USD. Lot Sold 482,500 USD Accompanied by GIA report no. 5121667711 stating Fancy Pink, Natural Color, VVS1 clarity. Platinum and Diamond Flower Clip-Brooch , Cartier, Paris, Circa 1960. Centering an en tremblant round diamond weighing approximately 2.55 carats, the petals pavé-set with round and... [Lire la suite]
12 décembre 2010

Cartier jewelry @ Bonhams. Fine Jewellery, New Bond Street, 9 Dec 2010

A rare diamond and pearl bow brooch, by Cartier, circa 1960. photo Bonhams The looped ribbons set throughout with brilliant and baguette-cut diamonds, suspending two large baroque pearl drops, each with a brilliant and single-cut diamond cap, diamonds approximately 14.00 carats total, signed Cartier London, length at longest point 7.2cm., fitted maker's case - Sold for £300,000 Note: Accompanied by an AnchorCert certificate stating that both pearls were found to be natural and of saltwater origin. Certificate number... [Lire la suite]
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08 décembre 2010

Joaillerie Cartier @ Pierre Bergé & associés

Cartier. Années 1970. Importante et magnifique bague ornée d'un saphir coussin monté en solitaire. Monture en platine rehaussé de quatre diamants baguette. Signé. Tdd:49. Poids du saphir: 19,39 carats (sans traces de traitement thermique). Origine: Birmanie. Estimation : 180 000 - 250 000 € Accompagnée d'un certificat du laboratoire GUBELIN en date du 11 Mai 2010 . Cartier. Epoque Art Deco.. Paire de pendants d'oreilles à pompons de perles fines et boules d'onyx. Ils sont retenus par des culots de jade jadéite... [Lire la suite]
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04 décembre 2010

The Duchess of Windsor's emerald, ruby and diamond 20th anniversary brooch, mounted by Cartier, Paris, 1957

The emerald, ruby and diamond 20th anniversary brooch, mounted by Cartier, Paris, 1957. photo Sotheby's Of heart-shaped design, applied to the centre with a monogram of the initials W and E set with calibré-cut emeralds, above the Roman numeral XX set with calibré-cut rubies, surmounted by a Royal Duke's coronet similarly set, to a background pavé-set with brilliant- and single-cut diamonds, measuring approximately 34mm x 38mm x 10mm, Cartier maker's mark and numbered, French assay marks. Est. 100,000—150,000 GBP. Lot Sold... [Lire la suite]
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