17 novembre 2010

Van Cleef & Arpels Ruby and diamond jewelry @ Sotheby's Geneva

Fine Ruby and diamond brooch 'Cadix', Van Cleef & Arpels, 2000. photo courtesy Sothebys Of flower head inspiration, the petals set en serti mysterieux with calibré-cut rubies, to a brilliant-cut diamonds pistil set en tremblant, signed Van Cleef & Arpels and numbered, French assay and maker's marks. Est. 120,000—180,000 CHF. Lot Sold 422,500 CHF Very Attractive Pair of ruby and diamond ear clips 'Cadix', Van Cleef & Arpels, 2000. photo courtesy Sothebys Each designed as a flower head, the petals set en... [Lire la suite]
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16 novembre 2010

Two Blackamoor Clips, one from Nardi @ Doyle New York

Gold, Ruby and Blackamoor Clip, Nardi © Doyle New York 18 kt., the face of carved ebony, with textured gold turban set with 8 round rubies, his jacket of openwork textured gold decorated with 11 round rubies, accented by a fringe of 16 round rubies, signed G. Nardi, approximately 15.6 dwt. Estimate $5,000-7,000 Gold and Emerald Blackamoor Fringe Clip-Brooch © Doyle New York 18 kt., ap. 15.6 dwt. Estimate $2,000-3,000 Doyle New York. Important Estate Jewelry. Wednesday, December 8 at 10am. www.doylenewyork.com
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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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17 octobre 2010

Emerald, sapphire and diamond 'Bird' brooch & Pair of ruby and diamond cufflinks, Aletto Brothers

Emerald, sapphire and diamond 'Bird' brooch, Aletto Brothers. photo courtesy Sotheby's Designed as a bird perching on a branch set with brilliant-cut diamonds, the body set with step-cut emeralds together weighing approximately 15.00 carats and brilliant-cut diamonds, the head embellished by brilliant-cut diamonds, accented by a cabochon sapphire-set eye, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold, signed. Estimate 70,000—90,000 HKD. Lot Sold 93,750 HKD Pair of ruby and diamond cufflinks, Aletto Brothers. photo courtesy Sotheby's ... [Lire la suite]
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16 octobre 2010

Aletto Brothers, Ruby and diamond 'Iris' brooch & Rock Crystal and diamond bracelet

Ruby and diamond 'Iris' brooch, Aletto Brothers. photo courtesy Sotheby's Designed as an iris, the flower bud and leaves concealingly-set with calibré-cut rubies, decorated by pavé-set brilliant-cut diamonds and a channel-set tapered baguette diamond stem, the rubies and diamonds together weighing approximately 60.00 and 10.70 carats respectively, mounted in platinum and 18 karat yellow gold, signed and numbered 120508. Estimate 350,000—420,000 HKD. Lot Sold 375,000 HKD Accompanied by a signed box. Rock Crystal... [Lire la suite]
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16 octobre 2010

Black jadeite, ruby and diamond bangle, ring and pair of earrings

Black jadeite, ruby and diamond bangle. photo courtesy Sotheby's The circular band of black jadeite inset with brilliant-cut diamonds and circular-cut ruby floral motifs, flattened on the inside and rounded on the outside,mounted in 18 karat blackened gold; inner diameter, width and thickness approximately 58.16 x 12.35 x 6.25mm. Estimate 120,000—150,000 HKD. Lot Sold 150,000 HKD Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate numbered KJ51519, dated 22 July 2010, stating that the jadeite is natural, known... [Lire la suite]
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16 octobre 2010

Buccellati jewelry from the Blanche Thebom collection

A pair of South Sea cultured pearl and diamond earrings, Buccellati. © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd each designed as a floral surmount detailed with round brilliant-cut diamonds suspending a drop-shaped cultured pearl measuring approximately 14.0 x 12.5mm; signed Buccellati, with signed fitted gray leather box; estimated total diamond weight: 2.00 carats; mounted in eighteen karat gold - Estimate: $5,000 - 7,000 An opal, sapphire and ruby ring, Buccellati. © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd centering a black opal accentuated... [Lire la suite]
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07 octobre 2010

Federico Buccellati jewelry @ Sotheby's, Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite, 06 Oct 10, Hong Kong

Diamond necklace, bracelet ans pair of matching ear clips, Federico Buccellati. photo courtesy Sotheby's The articulated necklace of openwork design, decorated by brilliant-cut diamonds, length approximately 380mm; a pair of matching earrings, clip fittings, and bracelet en suite; the diamonds altogether weighing approximately 12.20 carats, mounted in 18 karat white and yellow gold; en suie, length approximately 175mm; the diamonds signed. (3) - Estimate 270,000—390,000 HKD. Lot Sold 620,000 HKD Accompanied by fitted... [Lire la suite]
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]
28 septembre 2010

a pair of imperial topaz ear pendants, a pink sapphire violet ring & a pair of titanium "Pansy" ear clips by JAR

A pair of imperial topaz, ruby and diamond ear pendants, by JAR.  Each set with an elongated oval-cut imperial topaz, within a circular-cut diamond surround, enhanced by circular-cut ruby clusters, to the diamond-set link and hoop, mounted in silver and 18k rose gold, with French assay marks and maker's marks, in a JAR pink leather fitted case. Signed JAR, Paris - Estimate $300,000 - $500,000 Provenance: Formerly the property of Ellen Barkin Literature: Joel Rosenthal and Pierre Jeannet, JAR, Art Books... [Lire la suite]
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