25 décembre 2010

Shopping of David Webb jewelry @ Philips de Pury & Co

David Webb, A Diamond, Ruby, Enamel and Gold 'Centaur' Brooch. photo Philips de Pury & Co The textured body accented by black enamel armor, and pavé-set diamond tail, with a circular-cut diamond belt suspending a pear-shaped ruby, holding a pavé-set diamond bow and arrow, mounted in 18K yellow gold and platinum, length 3 inches   Signed 'David Webb'. ESTIMATE $8,000-10,000 - SOLD AT $12,500 David Webb, A Coral, Jade and Diamond Necklace. photo Philips de Pury & Co Designed as 10 strands of coral... [Lire la suite]
28 septembre 2010

Précieuse ménagerie @ Sotheby's New York

18 Karat Gold, Colored Diamond, Emerald and Onyx 'Tiger' Ring, Cartier. photo courtesy Sotheby's Set with round single-cut diamonds of yellow hue, accented by black onyx stripes and nose, the eyes set with marquise-shaped emeralds, size 4½, signed Cartier, numbered 607984, partial maker's mark, one onyx segment missing. Estimate 12,000—15,000 USD. Lot Sold 43,750 USD 18 Karat Gold, Peridot, Ruby and Diamond Seahorse Brooch, Tiffany & Co. photo courtesy Sotheby's The body set with round peridots, accented by a... [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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22 avril 2010

David Webb jewelry @ Christie's, Jewels: The New York Sale

An emerald and diamond brooch, by David Webb. Centering upon an inverted calf's head-cut emerald, within a circular-cut diamond scrolling ribbon surround, set at the top and bottom with a pear or rectangular-cut diamond, enhanced by baguette and trillion-cut diamond geometric detail, suspending an articulated shield-shaped diamond, mounted in platinum. Signed Webb for David Webb. Est. $20,000 - $30,000. Price Realized $30,000 An emerald, diamond and enamel brooch, by David Webb. Centering upon a rectangular-shaped... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2010

A Collector's Menagerie: Animal Sculpture from the Ancient World

Bactrian stone head of a goat, 3rd millennium BC. Height: 10 cm Ever since he first drew on the walls of his cave, man has had the desire to depict the creatures around him. The Sladmore Gallery, 57 Jermyn Street, St James’s, London, is renowned for exhibiting animal sculpture from the last 200 years, and has now invited Rupert Wace Ancient Art to introduce collectors to a veritable menagerie from the ancient world, spanning a period of some 2,400 years. A Collector’s Menagerie: Animal Sculpture from the Ancient World will... [Lire la suite]
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06 février 2010

Selection of David Webb jewelery sold @ Sotheby's, Important Jewels, 03 Feb 10. New York

18 karat gold, platinum, enamel, colored stone and diamond fish bangle-bracelet, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's Set with round diamonds weighing approximately 2.00 carats, the eyes set with cabochon emeralds, the top of the head set with a cabochon ruby, the tail set with round emeralds, applied with white enamel, internal circumference 5¾ inches, signed David Webb. Est. 25,000—35,000 USD. Lot Sold 47,500 USD Pair of gold and diamond bangle-bracelets, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's Old European-cut and single-cut... [Lire la suite]
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31 janvier 2010

18K Gold Enamel Frog Brooch With Diamond & Ruby Eyes. Italy. 1960"s

18K Gold Enamel Frog Brooch With Diamond & Ruby Eyes. Italy. 1960"s Beautifully executed whimsical frog brooch in 18K yellow gold finished in green enamel with diamond & ruby studded eyes. It measures 2" x 1 1/4" and is stamped: ITALY and 18K. Price $995 Dragonette LTD. 711 N. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles CA, 90069. Phone: 310-855-9091 - E-Mail: dragonette@mac.com
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13 décembre 2009

David Webb jewelry sold @ Sotheby's New York. Magnificent Jewels. 09 Dec 09

18 karat gold, platinum, diamond, emerald and ruby fish bangle-bracelet, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's Set with round diamonds weighing approximately 7.50 carats, round emeralds and round cabochon rubies, internal circumference 6 inches, signed David Webb. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  65,500 USD 18 karat gold, platinum, diamond and black enamel cuff bracelet, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's Round diamonds weighing approximately 6.40 carats, internal circumference 6 inches, signed David Webb. With signed box.... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2009

A collection of David Webb jewelry sold @ Sotheby's NY

Pair of 18 karat white gold, platinum, diamond and cultured pearl pendant-earclips, David Webb. photo courtesy Sotheby's The tops set with marquise-shaped and pear-shaped diamonds weighing approximately 20.80 carats, signed Webb; the pendants set with marquise-shaped diamonds weighing approximately 22.75 carats, pendants detachable; together with a pair of interchangeable cultured pearl pendants set with a baroque cultured pearl measuring approximately 15.9 by 14.1 mm., and a baroque cultured pearl of gray color measuring... [Lire la suite]
01 août 2009

Shopping of vintage broochs @ Primavera Gallery

Charming David Webb Emerald and Diamond Shell Brooch, USA, ca. 1960s width/length: 5.08 cm (2 in.) Price $16,500 The 1960’s was a time of imaginative jewelry designs capturing the beauty of the natural world. This shell brooch by David Webb is a charming example, using an actual shell, with cabochon- cut emeralds - a beautiful accent to the diamond- speckled textured gold leaves representing seaweed. This beautiful brooch was featured in the book "Brooches: Timeless Adornment" by Lori Ettlinger Gross on... [Lire la suite]
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