16 avril 2010

Art Deco Jewels showcased for the first time in the Middle East

A magnificent diamond ring, signed by J. Roca, composed of a cut-cornered rectangular diamond weighing 17.71 carats to the tapered baguette-cut diamond shoulders with plain hoop, Accompanied by report no. 5111816766 dated 11 March 2010 from the GIA Gemological Institute of America stating that the diamond is D Colour, VVS2 clarity. Estimate: $1,000,000-1,500,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010. Dubai – Christie’s Dubai will for the first time present a wide range of period jewels from the Art Deco period (1920 to 1935) in... [Lire la suite]
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05 novembre 2009

ONLY THE BEST. The rarest and finest watches at Christie’s Geneva

photo Image 2009 Christie's Ltd Geneva - Christie's are delighted to present one of the finest selections of watches that have even been offered for sale at the firm. The group of more than 380 lots will be auctioned on November 16 in Geneva and is estimated to fetch more than SFr.10 million in total, of which SFr.3-4 million is forecast for an exceptional collection of 10 vintage Patek Philippe wristwatches. The sale will also include a wide range of exquisite watches manufactured from the 18th to 21st centuries by the most... [Lire la suite]
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02 novembre 2009

Patek Philippe. A fine and rare wristwatch with cloisonné enamel dial in an 18k pink gold french case, 1949 'Les Armes de Paris'

Patek Philippe. A fine and rare wristwatch with cloisonné enamel dial in an 18k pink gold french case, 1949 mvt 9638761949  'Les Armes de Paris' * cal. 12-120 manual wind movement, 18 jewels * polychrome cloisonné enamel dial depicting a boat tossing amidst a stormy sea, applied gold Roman numerals at the quarters and applied dots * French case with snap back * dial and movement signed, case stamped with French goldmarks * Extract from the Archives confirming production of movement and sale on 11 July 1949 -... [Lire la suite]
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02 novembre 2009

Patek Philippe. An 18k yellow gold perpetual calendar wristwatch with moon-phases, 1949

Patek Philippe. An 18k yellow gold perpetual calendar wristwatch with moon-phases, 1949 ref 1526J mvt 964564 case 659431. * cal. 12-120 manual wind movement, 18 jewels * silvered dial, applied gold Arabic and dot numerals, apertures for day and month, subsidiary dial for constant seconds combined with moon-phases * concave bezel, snap back * case, dial and movement signed * modern 18k yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle * Extract from the Archives confirming sale on 7 June 1951. diameter 34 mm - Est. 70,000—90,000 USD -... [Lire la suite]
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15 août 2009

Sotheby's Hong Kong Autumn Sales : Important Watches & Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite

Hong Kong, August 2009 Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn Sales 2009 will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 3 to 8 October 2009. This sales series will offer over 2,300 lots of Modern and Contemporary Chinese and Southeast Asian Art, traditional Chinese paintings, fine Chinese ceramics and works of art as well as jewellery, watches and wine with a total estimate in excess of HK$780 million / US$100 million*. Selected highlights will be showcased during travelling exhibitions across Asia and in New York in August... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2009

Shopping de montres d'Aventure et de Collection @ Artcurial Deauville

PATEK PHILIPPE. ETANCHE ref : 3445 n° 311666 vers 1960Rare montre bracelet waterproof en or, boîtier rond, fond vissé. Cadran argent avec index bâtons appliqués or, dateur à 3 heures. Petite trotteuse, aiguilles or. Mouvement automatique calibre 27.460M n° 1120044 avec poinçon de Genève et rotor en or. Cadran, boîtier et mouvement signés. Diam : 35 mm. Estimation : 5 500 / 6 500 € BREITLING CHRONOMAT vers 1990 Chronographe bracelet en acier, boîtier tonneau. Lunette tournante bicolore. Cadran crème trois compteurs,... [Lire la suite]
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19 juin 2009

Nearly 600 Lots Offered at Bonhams New York’s Largest Jewelry & Watch Sale

An eighteen karat gold and diamond bangle bracelet, Mario Buccellati. Estimate: $25,000 - 30,000 Pretty, wearable pieces are the highlights of the June 23rd jewelry and watch sale scheduled to take place at Bonhams New York and simulcast to the auctioneers’ Los Angeles and San Francisco galleries.Keeping ahead of increasing demand for pieces that can be enjoyed and worn for many occasions, aficionados are certain to find many excellent collecting opportunities throughout the nearly 600 lot sale.Amongst the most desirable... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2009

Bonhams To Sell Patek Philippe Watch From Tiffany & Co., One Of The Greatest Watches Ever Made

Phillipe watch from Tiffany & Co, one of only four such to appear at auction, will be sold.Lot 146 by Patek Philippe is a very fine and important 18ct gold perpetual calendar chronograph wristwatch with moon phases retailed by Tiffany & Co.The names Tiffany and Patek Philippe have always been closely associated. Founded in 1837 by Charles Louis Tiffany, father of the famed designer Louis C. Tiffany, Tiffany & Co. is now known as one of the premier names in the jewellery and luxury goods market. The relationship between... [Lire la suite]
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