05 décembre 2010

Emerald & diamond jewelry @ Christie's, The London Sale

An antique emerald and diamond bow brooch. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010 The articulated ribbon bow mounted with graduated old-cut diamond collets alternated by square-shaped emeralds to the diamond line borders and three-stone centre, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1880, 12.0cm wide, in original purple velvet fitted case by Garrard & Co. Estimate £100,000 - £150,000 Price Realized £265,250 Notes: Cf. Diana Scarisbrick, Ancestral Jewels, Andre Deutsch, 1989, p.131 Large bow-knot or sévigneé brooches were... [Lire la suite]
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]
10 juin 2009

An art deco rectangular-shaped emerald and diamond brooch, by Bulgari

An art deco rectangular-shaped emerald and diamond brooch, by Bulgari Of navette outline, the rectangular-shaped emerald centre to the openwork baguette and circular-cut diamond palmette surround with square-shaped diamond shoulder detail, circa 1935, 5.3 cm wide. Signed S. Bvlgari. Estimate £10,000 - £15,000 ($16,160 - $24,240) - Price Realized £30,000 ($48,480) Notes : Cf. Daniella Mascetti, Amanda Triossi, Bvlgari, Italy, 1996, p. 62-63 Christie's. Jewellery. 10 June 2009. London, King Street www.christies.com
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10 juin 2009

An antique rectangular-shaped emerald and diamond brooch, circa 1840

An antique rectangular-shaped emerald and diamond brooch, circa 1840 The rectangular-shaped emerald and old-cut diamond cluster centre to the diamond-set foliate surround, later brooch fitting detachable, centre possibly adapted,, 4.7 cm wide. Estimate £12,000 - £18,000 ($19,392 - $29,088)- Price Realized £34,850 ($56,318) Christie's. Jewellery. 10 June 2009. London, King Street www.christies.com
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10 juin 2009

An art deco emerald and diamond bracelet, by Van Cleef & Arpels

An art deco emerald and diamond bracelet, by Van Cleef & Arpels The openwork band with entwined circular-cut diamond line motif to the five rectangular-shaped emerald collet intervals, 1924, 18.5 cm long, with French assay mark for platinum. Signed Van Cleef Arpels, No. 24232. Christie's. Jewellery. 10 June 2009. London, King Street www.christies.com
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