11 juin 2011

A flower brooch, by Buccellati.

A flower brooch, by Buccellati. Photo Philips de Pury & Co Designed as a spray of roses, the petals, leaves and stalks naturalistically textured, the flowerheads set with circular-cut diamond stamens, length 7.6 cm, signed ‘Buccellati’.ESTIMATE £5,000-7,000 Ω - Unsold Philips de Pury & Co. Jewels. 1 june 2011. London www.phillipsdepury.com
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13 avril 2011

A fine pink sapphire and diamond flower brooch, circa 1900

A fine pink sapphire and diamond flower brooch, circa 1900. Photo Bonhams Realistically modelled as a cyclamen, the centre of the delicate bloom set with calibré-cut sapphires, ranging in hue from deep crimson to pale pink, the tips of the unfurling petals set with old brilliant-cut diamonds in channel settings, the curving stem set with similarly cut diamonds, diamonds approximately 4.00 carats, two sapphires deficient, unsigned, later fitted case by Wartski. Estimate: £30,000 - 40,000, $ 49,000 - 65,000 Note: During the 19th... [Lire la suite]
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18 décembre 2010

Sapphire and diamond brooch, Aletto Brothers

Sapphire and diamond brooch, Aletto Brothers. photo Sotheby's Designed as a stylised flower, the petals set with calibré-cut sapphires in a concealed setting, the pistil, leaf and stem set with brilliant-cut and baguette diamonds, signed Aletto Bros. Est. 10,000—12,000 GBP. Lot Sold 15,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Jewels, 14 Dec 10, London www.sothebys.com
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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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16 novembre 2010

David Webb jewelry @ Doyle New York

Gold, Platinum, Coral, Turquoise and Diamond Clip-Brooch, David Webb © Doyle New York 18 kt., the tiered mount centering one round coral button approximately 17.4 mm., quartered by 4 round cabochon turquoise, spaced by diamond-set platinum panels, edged by 12 oval cabochon turquoise, further edged by fancy-shaped diamond-set platinum panels, quartered by 4 oval cabochon coral, spaced by textured gold stylized leaves, totaling 40 old European-cut and round diamonds approximately 4.25 cts., signed Webb, approximately 32.3 dwt.... [Lire la suite]
20 octobre 2010

Van Cleef & Arpels "mystery set" ruby and diamond jewelry

A "mystery set" ruby and diamond "Pavot" flower brooch, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Designed as a calibré-cut ruby flower, centering upon a circular-cut diamond cluster pistil, extending a baguette-cut diamond stem and marquise-cut diamond leaves, mounted in platinum, 1974, in a Van Cleef & Arpels navy blue suede case. Signed V.C.A. for Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., no. 44480 - Estimate $200,000 - $300,000. Price Realized $350,500 Notes: Cf. Paris Galleria, Van Cleef... [Lire la suite]
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29 septembre 2010

Precious flowers @ Sotheby's. Important Jewels, 28 Sep 10, New York

Pair of Platinum, Sapphire and Diamond Earclips. photo courtesy Sotheby's Designed as flowerheads set in the center with cushion-shaped sapphires weighing approximately 1.80 and 1.65 carats, the petals set with round diamonds weighing approximately 7.70 carats. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD. Lot Sold 16,250 USD Gold, Diamond and Colored Stone Flower Brooch and Earclips. photo courtesy Sotheby's The brooch and earclips set with cabochon sapphires, rubies and emeralds, set in the centers with round diamonds weighing a total... [Lire la suite]
27 septembre 2010

David Webb Gold Jewelry @ Doyle New York

Gold Cuff Bangle Bracelet, David Webb. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York 18 kt., the hinged fluted gold bangle, signed Webb, approximately 82.2 dwt. Inner circle 5 3/4 inches. Estimate $4,000-6,000  Good condition. Normal wear. Minor scratches. Width 1 5/8 to 1 5/16", Property of a New York Estate Pair of Hammered Gold Earclips, David Webb. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York 18 kt., the wide ridged gold mounts of modified hoop motif, signed Webb, approximately 45 dwt. Estimate $3,500-4,500 Gold is more... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2010

Blackened White Gold, Green Garnet and Diamond Flower Brooch

Blackened White Gold, Green Garnet and Diamond Flower Brooch. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York  18 kt., 114 diamonds ap. 2.40 cts., 2 diamonds missing, ap. 19.3 dwt. Estimate $2,000-3,000 Round diamonds: I-VS. Marquise-shaped diamond: I-SI, at tip of stem. Green garnets: bright rich lively green, well-matched. Good condition. 2 7/8 x 2". Doyle New York. Important Estate Jewelry - Wednesday, September 29 at 10am www.doylenewyork.com
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14 octobre 2009

A diamond and gold ring & A diamond and ruby flower brooch, by René Boivin

A diamond and gold ring, by René Boivin. Christie's Image Ltd 2009 Of bombé design, set with a rectangular-cut diamond, weighing approximately 10.49 carats, within a sculpted 18k gold surround, 1950, with French assay mark, (inside ring hoop inscribed 'To M love N Xmas 2000') Signed René Boivin - Est. $100,000 - $150,000 A diamond and ruby flower brooch, by René Boivin. Christie's Image Ltd 2009 Mounted en tremblant, designed as an circular-cut diamond Queen Anne's Lace flower blossom, set with a circular-cut ruby... [Lire la suite]
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