08 janvier 2010

Earrrings, gold, Liao dynasty, 10th century

Earrrings, gold, Liao dynasty, 10th century © Xanadu Gallery Xanadu Gallery. 140 Maiden Lane San Francisco 94108 California, USA - Tel: (415) 392-9999 - Fax: (415) 984-5856 - Email: MVargas@XanaduGallery.us
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07 janvier 2010

Pair of 18 karat gold, sapphire and diamond pendant-earclips, Buccellati, Italy. Photo Sotheby's

Pair of 18 karat gold, sapphire and diamond pendant-earclips, Buccellati, Italy. Photo Sotheby's Round diamonds weighing approximately 3.15 carats, further set with pear-shaped sapphires, mounted in 18 karat white and yellow gold, signed M. Buccellati, Italy. With signed box. Est. 25,000—35,000 USD - Lot Sold.  Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 28,750 USD Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels. 09 Dec 09. New York www.sothebys.com
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02 janvier 2010

18 karat gold and tourmaline tree brooch, James de Givenchy for Taffin

18 karat gold and tourmaline tree brooch, James de Givenchy for Taffin. Photo Sotheby's The leaves composed of various green colored carved tourmalines, signed Taffin, maker's marks for James de Givenchy, engraved Central Park 150th Anniversary, 1853-2003. Est. 4,000—6,000 USD - Lot Sold.  Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  7,188 USD Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels. 09 Dec 09. New York www.sothebys.com
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11 décembre 2009

Five Buccellati jewelry and a "Printemps" necklace by Gianmaria Buccellati sold @ Christie's NY

A diamond and gold bracelet, by Buccellati. Image 2009 Christie's Ltd Designed as a wide textured 18k gold hinged cuff, set with a series of circular-cut diamond florets, with engraved foliate detail, circa 1970, 2¼ ins. diameter, 2 ins. width. Signed Buccellati, Italy, no. 24796 - Price Realized $80,500 A diamond and gold bracelet, by Buccellati. Image 2009 Christie's Ltd The textured 18k gold hinged cuff, centering upon a rectangular-cut aquamarine, within a circular-cut diamond and white gold foliate surround,... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2009

A gold, coral and diamond bangle and pair of ear pendants, by Buccellati

A gold, coral and diamond bangle and pair of ear pendants, by Buccellati. photo image 2009 Christie's Ltd The textured gold hinged cuff with three coral cabochons each set within a white gold and diamond florette with engraved foliate detail; and a pair of ear pendants en suite, mounted in 18k gold and white gold, bracelet 16.2 cm inner circumference, ear pendants 5.7 cm long, in two Buccellati grey leather cases. All signed Buccellati (2). Estimate CHF20,000 - CHF30,000 ($19,835 - $29,752) Price Realized CHF43,750 ($43,210) ... [Lire la suite]
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16 novembre 2009

Five René Boivin jewelry @ Christie's Geneva

A pair of art deco 'groseillier' cultured pearl ear clips and brooch, by René Boivin. photo image 2009 Christie's Ltd Comprising a brooch, of bombé design set with five graduated lines of cultured pearls each with central boule detail; and a pair of ear clips en suite, circa 1940, brooch 4.4 cm and ear clips 2.5 cm long, with French import marks for silver and gold. Signed R.Boivin (2) Estimate CHF20,000 - CHF30,000 ($19,763 - $29,644) Notes: Cf. Françoise Cailles, René Boivin Joaillier, les Editions de l'Amateur, 1994,... [Lire la suite]
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07 novembre 2009

David Webb jewelry sold @ Christie's Amsterdam, 3 november 2009

An emerald and diamond ring, by David Webb. photo Image 2009 Christie's Ltd Set with a large cabochon emerald to baguette diamond set claws and a brilliant-cut diamond set mount. Signed Webb - Est. €3,000 - €5,000 ($4,434 - $7,390) - Sold €8,125 ($12,004) A gold necklace and pendant, by David Webb. photo Image 2009 Christie's Ltd The pendant designed as an agitated Sagittarius threatening to shoot, partly pavé-set with brilliant-cut diamonds, to a chain necklace composed of wiretwist loops, 60.0 cm long. Signed Webb... [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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25 octobre 2009

Buccellati jewelry @ Sotheby's New York

18 karat gold and diamond cuff bracelet, Buccellati, Italy. necklace. photo Sotheby's Square modified brilliant-cut and round diamonds weighing approximately 1.65 carats, mounted 18 karat white and yellow gold, signed M. Buccellati, Italy, internal circumference 6 1/2 inches. Est. 15,000—20,000 USD - Sold 20,000 USD 18 karat gold necklace and bracelet, Buccellati, Italy. photo Sotheby's Gross weight approximately 136 dwts., necklace signed M. Buccellati, length 15 1/2 inches; bracelet signed M. Buccellati, Italy,... [Lire la suite]
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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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