17 mai 2011

Coloured diamonds @ Heritage Auctions, 2 may 2011

  Colored Diamond, Diamond, Platinum Ring, Linz. Photo Heritage Auctions The ring features a pear-shaped yellow diamond weighing approximately 1.05 carats, enhanced by a pear-shaped brown diamond weighing approximately 1.00 carat, further enhanced by two marquise-shaped diamonds, one pink and one blue, each weighing approximately 0.60 carat, accented by tapered baguette-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 6.40 carats, complimented by baguette-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.90 carat, set in... [Lire la suite]
29 octobre 2010

Diamonds Take The Center Stage In December @ Heritage Auction Galleries

Heritage Auctions' Fine Jewelry auction, on Monday, December 13th, will feature a dazzling display of diamonds and other gems. Highlighting the auction is an 18.40 carat emerald-cut diamond, platinum ring estimated to bring between $175,000 - $200,000. Other top diamonds offer a spectrum of shapes and sizes, ranging from 5.00 carats up to 11.50 carats. Diamond, Platinum Ring. Estimate: $175,000 - $200,000. photo courtesy Heritage Auction Galleries The ring features one emerald-cut diamond measuring 16.96 x 13.25 x 8.58 mm... [Lire la suite]
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22 avril 2009

City of Linz to Return Gustav Klimt Painting to Descendants of Jewish Family

Portrait of a Woman (Ria Munk) made by Gustav Klimt LINZ.- The Mayor of Linz, Franz Dobusch, announced yesterday that the town will return the painting titled, Portrait of a Woman (Ria Munk) made by Gustav Klimt to the descendants of a Jewish family who were robbed of it by the Nazis. An independent expert has confirmed the painting was seized from Mrs Munk by the Nazis after she was deported to a concentration camp where she died in 1941. Family lawyer Alfred Noll applied in 2007 for the return of the painting, which made its... [Lire la suite]
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