Lot 165. A moonstone, sapphire and gold necklace, by Louis Comfort Tiffany, Tiffany & Co. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 81,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017
Suspending a a V-shaped sculpted gold plaque of foliate motif, set with five oval moonstone cabochons, with circular-cut sapphire accents, to the graduating strand finelink and gold bead neckchain, spaced by collet-set oval moonstone cabochons, circa 1925, 25 ins.. Signed Tiffany & Co.
Formely in the Garden Museum Collection.
Literature: A. Duncan, Louis C. Tiffany: The Garden Museum Collection,England, Antique Collectors' Club Limited, 2004, p. 500
J. Loring, Louis Comfort Tiffany at Tiffany & Co., New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2002, p. 73.
Christie's. Magnificent Jewels & the Rockefeller Emerald, 20 June 2017, New York, Rockefeller Center