16 septembre 2013

 A cultured pearl, diamond, gold and silver torsade, by René Boivin

A cultured pearl, diamond, gold and silver torsade, by René Boivin. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2013. Designed as multiple strands of cultured pearls, joined by a patinated silver and gold sculpted apple clasp with circular-cut diamond detail, mounted in silver and gold, 1970, 15 ins., with French assay marks and maker’s mark. Work of René Boivin, designed by Juliette Moutard. Estimate:  $12,000 – $15,000 Accompanied by a letter from Françoise Cailles  Christie's. MAGNIFICENT JEWELS. 15 October... [Lire la suite]
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16 septembre 2013

A pair of Chantilly bowls, circa 1735-40

A pair of Chantilly bowls, circa 1735-40. Photo: Sotheby's.  each with everted petal-shaped rim, painted in Kakiemon style with a squirrel on a banded hedge with trailing vines, hunting horn mark in iron-red; 10.2cm., 4in. high. Quantité: 2. Estimation 5,000 — 7,000 GBP  PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH COUNTRY HOUSE  Sotheby's. Collections. London | 24 sept. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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16 septembre 2013

A pair of Art Deco diamond ear pendants

A pair of Art Deco diamond ear pendants. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2013. Each suspending four briolette-cut diamonds, from three baguette and collet-set diamond chains, mounted in platinum, circa 1925, with French assay marks and maker’s marks (indistinct). Estimate:  $25,000 – $35,000  Christie's. MAGNIFICENT JEWELS. 15 October 2013. New York, Rockefeller Plaza.
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16 septembre 2013

A Chantilly quatrelobed stand, circa 1735-40

A Chantilly quatrelobed stand, circa 1735-40. Photo: Sotheby's.  painted in Kakiemon style with flowering branches and insects, hunting horn mark in iron-red; 24.3cm., 9 1/2 in. wide. Estimation 1,000 — 1,500 GBP  PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH COUNTRY HOUSE  Sotheby's. Collections. London | 24 sept. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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16 septembre 2013

A diamond bouquet brooch, by Buccellati

A diamond bouquet brooch, by Buccellati. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2013. Designed as a rose-cut diamond floral bouquet, mounted in 18k gold and platinum, in a Buccellati gray leather case. Signed Buccellati, Italy, no. D4159. Estimate:  $30,000 – $50,000  Christie's. MAGNIFICENT JEWELS. 15 October 2013. New York, Rockefeller Plaza.
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16 septembre 2013

A Chantilly small bowl, circa 1735

A Chantilly small bowl, circa 1735. Photo: Sotheby's.  with everted petal-shaped rim, painted in Kakiemon style with a clump of flowering chrysanthemum, the reverse painted with an exotic bird in flight, the interior of the rim with scattered flowerheads, hunting horn in iron-red; 5.3cm., 2in. high. Estimation 800 — 1,200 GBP  PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH COUNTRY HOUSE  Sotheby's. Collections. London | 24 sept. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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16 septembre 2013

A pair of natural pearl and diamond ear pendants

A pair of natural pearl and diamond ear pendants. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2013. Each suspending a drop-shaped natural light brownish grey pearl, measuring approximately 10.13 – 10.34 x 13.66 and 9.90 – 10.03 x 14.61 mm, from a single-cut diamond rondelle, to the circular and baguette-cut diamond fan surmount, mounted in platinum. Estimate:  $150,000 – $250,000 With report 64738 dated 3 September 2012 from SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the analysed properties confirm the authenticity of these... [Lire la suite]
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16 septembre 2013

A Chantilly cylindrical toilet pot, circa 1735

A Chantilly cylindrical toilet pot, circa 1735. Photo: Sotheby's. painted in Kakiemon style with two children in a boat, the reverse painted with a pavilion on an island above an iron-red trellis border; 6.5cm., 2½in. high. Estimation 1,500 — 2,500 GBP  PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH COUNTRY HOUSE  Sotheby's. Collections. London | 24 sept. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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16 septembre 2013

A three-strand natural pearl, cultured pearl and diamond necklace

A three-strand natural pearl, cultured pearl and diamond necklace. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2013. The first strand comprising sixty-seven natural pearls; the second strand comprising sixty-one natural pearls and one cultured pearl; and the third strand comprising fifty-nine natural pearls and one cultured pearl, all measuring from approximately 10.90 to 4.70 mm, joined by a circular and baguette-cut diamond clasp, mounted in platinum, 18¼ ins. Estimate:  $200,000 – $300,000 With report 69409 dated 21 August 2013... [Lire la suite]
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16 septembre 2013

A Dutch ivory, green stained horn and fruitwood inlaid walnut and floral marquetry cabinet on stand, mid 17th century

A Dutch ivory, green stained horn and fruitwood inlaid walnut and floral marquetry cabinet on stand, mid 17th century. Photo: Sotheby's. the overhanging cornice above a cushion-moulded drawer and pair of doors inlaid with a vase of flowers on a plinth opening to reveal a central door concealing two long and four short drawers inlaid with fruitwood geometric motifs, the sides of the recess and reverse of the door inlaid with arches above a strapwork floor flanked by  nine short drawers above a long drawer inlaid to... [Lire la suite]
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