Lot 193. A set of sapphire, emerald and diamond jewelry, by David Webb. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 250,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2018.
Comprising a necklace, set at the front with a detachable pendant brooch extending a secondary detachable pendant-brooch, the first designed as an openwork plaque, centering upon a circular cabochon star sapphire, set at the top with a pear-shaped diamond, within a cabochon and circular-cut emerald, oval and cushion-cut sapphire and circular-cut diamond surround, the second designed as a drop-shaped openwork plaque, set with an oval cabochon star sapphire and oval cabochon emerald, surrounded by circular-cut diamonds, to the neckchain of similar design; and a pair of earrings en suite, 16 1/2 ins. (neckchain only), 18 ins. (necklace with larger pendant-brooch attached), 1 1/8 ins. (earrings), mounted in platinum and 18k gold. Signed David Webb, detachable pendant brooches no. IA2, earrings no. IA3.
Christie's. Magnificent Jewels, New York, 17 April 2018