Hommage à ma mère, Madame Truong Khac Huê, qui adorait les bijoux, qui m'a traîné très jeune chez les bijoutiers et à mon père qui adorait les lui offrir

21 janvier 2019

Chaumet drawing workshop

Francois-Regnault Nitot (1779-1853), drawing workshop, Drawing of half of the turquoise and bright band made for Marie-Louise Empress of the French, 1811, 21.2 x 32.5 cm. Pen and black ink, traces of black chalk, watercolour highlights on wove paper. © Chaumet Collection Jean-Baptiste Fossin (1786-1848), drawing workshop, Preparatory drawing for naturalist jewellery, 1830-1850. Quill and brown ink on paper © CHAUMET collection. Joseph Chaumet (1852-1926), drawing workshop, Preparatory drawing for... [Lire la suite]

14 janvier 2019

G at TEFAF Maastricht 2019, Stand 142

G (London, 1962), 'Fan' Ear Clips, London, 2018. Titanium, sapphires, diamonds and spinels, 6 x 4 x 0.5 cm (2.4 x 1.6 x 0.2 in.). Signed 'G'. © G at TEFAF Maastricht 2019, Stand 142.  ‘Fan’ ear clips mounted in Titanium and set with 62 cts of Natural Old Mine Baroque-shaped Purple Sapphires and 25 cts of Natural Blue Spinels incorporating two Half-Moon White diamonds. G (London, 1962), Rose Petal Ear Clips, London, 2018. Titanium, diamonds and spinels, 6 x 6 x 1 cm (2.4 x 2.4 x 0.4 in.). Signed 'G'. © G... [Lire la suite]
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14 janvier 2019

FD Gallery at TEFAF Maastricht 2019, Stand 270

'Snake' Pendant Necklace, 19th century. Colombian emerald, diamonds and rubies set in gold, 26 x 1.27 x 1.27 cm (10.2 x 0.5 x 0.5 in.). © FD Gallery at TEFAF Maastricht 2019, Stand 270.  GCS Report no. 78172-70, dated August 8th, 2018, stating that the emeralds are Colombian origin, with indications of moderate oil in fissures. Provenance: Accompanied by a handwritten note stating ‘emerald, as a scarf pin presented by Victor Emanual, to The Rt Honorable Spencer H. Walpole on his visit to Cambridge.’ 'Order... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2019

World-renowned jewellery artist Wallace Chan holds public exhibition in Hong Kong

  Wallace Chan's 'Shapeshifter: The Multiverse of Wallace Chan. © Wallace Chan HONG KONG.- Internationally renowned jewellery creator and innovator Wallace Chan is presenting Shapeshifter: The Multiverse of Wallace Chan – a public exhibition in Hong Kong, showcasing over 80 unique creations from 14th to 25th January 2019 at the Christie’s Gallery in Central. The exhibition, epitomising a multiverse of culture, craftsmanship and creativity, will take viewers on a journey through time and space with... [Lire la suite]
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11 janvier 2019

Deborah Elvira at TEFAF Maastricht 2019, Stand 151

Cross, Spain, circa 1700. Gold and diamonds, 9 x 4 cm (3.5 x 1.6 in.) Weight 24.2 g. © Deborah Elvira at TEFAF Maastricht 2019, Stand 151.  Provenance: Private collection, Spain. Reliquary Cross, Spain, circa 1600. Gold, enamel, ebony, ivory, rock crystal, 9 x 6.5 cm (3.5 x 2.6 in.) Weight 23.7 g. © Deborah Elvira at TEFAF Maastricht 2019, Stand 151. Saint Vincent Ferrer Pendant, Spain, circa 1620. Gold and enamel, 4 x 2.5 cm (1.6 x 1 in.). © Deborah Elvira at TEFAF Maastricht 2019,... [Lire la suite]
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10 janvier 2019

Epoque Fine Jewels at TEFAF Maastricht 2019, stand 186

René Lalique (Aÿ, 1860 - Paris, 1945), Art Nouveau 'pansy' bracelet, Paris, circa 1901-02. Gold, sapphire, enamel, pearl and glass, 18 x 3.5 cm (7 x 1.4 in.). Signed 'LALIQUE'. © Epoque Fine Jewels at TEFAF 2019, stand 186. Cartier, 'Collier de chien', Paris, circa 1910. Platinum and diamond, 30.5 x 3.5 cm (12 x 1.4 in.) Signed 'CARTIER PARIS LONDRES NEW YORK'. © Epoque Fine Jewels at TEFAF 2019, stand 186. This collier is illustrating the perfection of the Garland style.  Epoque Fine Jewels was founded in 1958 by Nicole... [Lire la suite]

06 janvier 2019

A La Vieille Russie at TEFAF 2019, stand 365

Dorrie Nossiter (England, 1893 - 1977), Necklace and earrings, England, circa 1930. Natural seed pearls and mixed gems, including citrine, aquamarine, topaz, and alexandrite, set in gold and gilded silver. Necklace length 41 cm (16 in.) and earrings length 4.5 cm (1.8 in.). With removable brooch/pendant. © A La Vieille Russie at TEFAF 2019, stand 365. Victorian Salamander brooch, England, circa 1890. Demantoid garnet, diamond and gold. Length 10.2 cm (4... [Lire la suite]
05 janvier 2019

A. Aardewerk Antiquair Juwelier at TEFAF 2019, Stand 335

Donald Claflin (Massachusetts, 1935 - New York, 1979), A Tiffany & Co Pinecone Clip Brooch, New York, circa 1970. 18 carat gold and diamonds. Height 5.5 cm (2.2 in.). Signed 'Donald Claflin © A. Aardewerk Antiquair Juwelier at TEFAF 2019, Stand 335. Henri Dubret (Dijon, 1872 - Paris, 1947), An Art Nouveau Pendant, Paris, circa 1900. Eighteen-carat gold, turqoise enamel and azurite malachite, 8 x 4.5 cm (3.1 x 1.8 in.) © A. Aardewerk Antiquair Juwelier at TEFAF 2019, Stand 335. At the centre of the eighteen-carat gold... [Lire la suite]
04 janvier 2019

CINDY CHAO The Art Jewel at TEFAF 2019, Stand 139

Black Label Masterpiece XVII, 'Greenovia Brooch', 2018. Titanium, 18K White Gold and Silver set with 105-carat Chrysoberyl Cat's eye, diamonds and nearly 2,500 pieces of 6 varieties of green gemstones, 17.3 x 8.9 cm (6.8 x 3.5 in.). © CINDY CHAO The Art Jewel at TEFAF 2019, Stand 139. CINDY CHAO The Art Jewel was founded in 2004 by jewellery artist Cindy Chao. Her unique, sculptural jewellery collections are consistently and globally sought by private collectors and prestigious auction houses such as Christie’s, Sotheby’s and... [Lire la suite]
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04 janvier 2019

WALLACE CHAN at TEFAF 2019, Stand 145

Wallace Chan (Fuzhou, 1956), The Wheel of Time, Hong Kong, 2018. South Sea Pearl 152.12 ct, Yellow Diamond 6.01 ct, Sapphire, Diamond, Titanium;7.4 x 19.8 x 22.3 cm (2.9 x 7.8 x 8.8 in.) Weight 300.7 g. Signed 'Wallace Chan'. © WALLACE CHAN at TEFAF 2019, Stand 145. Twelve necklaces, one story – upon contemplation of the Chinese zodiac’s representation of time and our personal relationship to the greater universe, the creator sought to express such spiritual interconnectedness through a wearable work of art. ... [Lire la suite]
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