28 mars 2019

Christie's to offer miniature engraved gems formerly in the G. Sangiorgi Collection

NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announced Masterpieces in Miniature: Ancient Engraved Gems Formerly in the G. Sangiorgi Collection on April 29, 2019, during the Classic Week series of sales. Spanning the Classical world from the 16th century B.C. to the 4th century A.D., the sale comprises 40 lots of the most sought-after and captivating gems still in a private collection. Enchanting collectors and connoisseurs alike, this is one of the most important of private collections in history, this sale offers timeless artifacts that... [Lire la suite]
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28 mars 2019

Lark Mason Associates offers over 500 works of Asian art

  NEW YORK, NY.- Bidding is now open for over 500 works of Asian art at the Lark Mason Associates Asian sale, at iGavelAuctions.com through April 16. This diverse sale includes a selection of Indian sculpture, Korean porcelain, Japanese works of art, and Chinese art from the Shang Dynasty to the Republic Period. “There are some real gems in this sale,” says Lark Mason. “Asian art is hitting its stride as evidenced by the $150.5M in total sales taken in during Asia Week New York. This sale offers a buying... [Lire la suite]
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28 mars 2019

Christie's to offer a historic Aquamarine and diamond tiara by Fabergé

Lot 267. A Rare Aquamarine and Diamond Tiara, Fabergé, 1904. Estimate: CHF 230,000–340,000 / $ 230,000-340,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2019. GENEVA.- Made in 1904 as a wedding gift from Frederick Francis IV, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1882-1945) to his bride Princess Alexandra of Hanover and Cumberland (1882-1963), this Fabergé tiara is of symbolic design with forget-me-not flowers tied with ribbon bows, signifying true and eternal love, pierced by arrows representing cupid, a token of endearment,... [Lire la suite]