25 juin 2011

A diamond , sapphire and emerald "Panther" ring, by Cartier

A diamond , sapphire  and  emerald  "Panther" ring, by Cartier. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2011 Designed as a pavé-set diamond panther, set with cabochon sapphire spots, pear-shaped emerald eyes and a black enamel nose, the tail terminating with a cushion-cut sapphire, mounted in platinum, ring size 5½, with French assay marks and maker's mark. Signed Cartier, no. 230198. Estimate $20,000 - $30,000 - Price Realized $122,500 Christies's. Important Jewels, 14 June 2011, New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com... [Lire la suite]
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30 novembre 2010

The Duchess of Windsor's onyx and diamond Panther bracelet, Cartier, Paris, 1952

The onyx and diamond Panther bracelet, Cartier, Paris, 1952. photo Sotheby's The articulated body designed to encircle the wrist and to assume a stalking attitude, pavé-set with brilliant- and single-cut diamonds and calibré-cut onyx, the eyes each set with a marquise-shaped emerald, wearing length approximately 165mm, total length approximately 195mm, signed Cartier, Paris and numbered, French assay and maker's marks; the bracelet divides in two places, under the head and in the centre of the back, the tongue-piece... [Lire la suite]
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13 juin 2010

David Webb, Vintage Allure @ Christie's, New York Jewels, 15 June 2010, New York

A diamond and emerald leopard brooch, by David Webb. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010 Designed as a crouching circular-cut diamond leopard, with a marquise-cut diamond collar and pear-shaped emerald eyes, mounted in platinum and 18k gold. Signed Webb for David Webb. With a copy of an invoice dated 23 August 1973 from David Webb. Estimate $60,000 - $80,000 Figural forms and vibrant color combinations define these exquisite pieces by David Webb...Characterized by bold colors and large gemstones, David Webb was among the... [Lire la suite]
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03 avril 2010

A ruby and diamond panther brooch.

A ruby and diamond panther brooch. photo Bonhams Modelled as a crouching panther, the body pavé-set with brilliant-cut diamonds and lozenge-shaped ruby spots, the eyes set with circular-cut emeralds, wearing a calibré-cut ruby collar, mounted in 18 carat yellow gold, rubbed maker's mark, UK import marks, length 7.1cm. Estimate: £4,000 - 6,000 Bonhams. Fine Jewellery, 21 Apr 2010. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
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