27 avril 2013

Chalcedony and diamond dress clip, Suzanne Belperron, circa 1955

Chalcedony and diamond dress clip, Suzanne Belperron, circa 1955 - Sotheby's n the form of a grappe de raisin, composed of white chalcedony accented with circular-cut diamonds, the stem pavé-set with circular- and single-cut diamonds,French assay and maker’s marks for Droëné & Darde. Estimate:  23,000 – 33,000 CHF Accompanied by a certificate from Olivier Baroin. LITERATURE; Cf: Sylvie Raulet and Olivier Baroin, Suzanne Belperron, 2011, page 122 for an illustration of a similar brooch. ... [Lire la suite]
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27 avril 2013

A moulded famille-rose ‘hundred antiques’ vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A moulded famille-rose ‘hundred antiques’ vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century - Sotheby's the cylindrical body rising from a spreading foot to angled shoulders, surmounted by a straight neck with galleried rim, the exterior moulded and brightly enamelled with precious archaic objects, jardinières, flowers and fruits, the neck encircled by lingzhi issuing from rocks, all reserved on a white ground; 42.2cm., 16 5/8 in. Estimation: 50,000 - 70,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2013

Gem set clip, 'Toit', Suzanne Belperron, circa 1960 - Sotheby's

Gem set clip, 'Toit', Suzanne Belperron, circa 1960 - Sotheby's Set with step-cut morganites and green beryls and circular-cut rubies and peridots, French assay and maker’s mark for Darde & Fils. Estimate:  28,000 – 38,000 CHF Accompanied by a certificate from Olivier Baroin. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève | 14 mai 2013 - www.sothebys.com
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27 avril 2013

Pair of gem set ear clips, Suzanne Belperron, circa 1960 - Sotheby's

Pair of gem set ear clips, Suzanne Belperron, circa 1960 - Sotheby's Each ear clip designed as a stylised drop, one set to the centre with a step-cut morganite, surrounded with circular-cut peridots, the other similarly set with a step-cut green beryl, circular- and single-cut rubies, French assay and maker’s marks for Darde & Fils. Estimate:  28,000 – 38,000 CHF Accompanied by a certificate from Olivier Baroin. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève | 14 mai... [Lire la suite]
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27 avril 2013

An inscribed and dated lime-green ground famille-rose tea tray, Jiaqing seal mark and period, dated 1797

An inscribed and dated lime-green ground famille-rose tea tray, Jiaqing seal mark and period, dated 1797 - Sotheby's of quatrefoil form supported on four ridged feet picked out in gilt, the centre inscribed in iron-red with an imperial poem dated to dingsi year of Jiaqing’s reign (corresponding to 1797), all within a gilt border and enclosed by a meander of lotus sprays and florets in bright enamels, the decoration repeated in the well and the exterior, all reserved on a lime-green ground continuing over the base save... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2013

Pair of gem set and diamond ear clips and a ring, Suzanne Belperron, 1960

Pair of gem set and diamond ear clips and a ring, Suzanne Belperron, 1960 - Sotheby's Each set with oval and circular-cut tourmalines, peridots and sapphires and circular-cut diamonds, ring size 521/2, French assay marks, ear clips with maker’s marks for Darde & Fils. Estimate:  30,000 – 50,000 CHF Accompanied by a certificate from Olivier Baroin. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève | 14 mai 2013 - www.sothebys.com
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27 avril 2013

A large blue and white ‘Mandarin Ducks’ charger, Yuan dynasty

A large blue and white ‘Mandarin Ducks’ charger, Yuan dynasty - Sotheby's the rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a wide everted rim, painted in rich tones of cobalt-blue, the interior with a slightly recessed medallion enclosing a pair of mandarin ducks swimming in a lotus pond, encircled at the cavetto by an undulating lotus scroll, the rim with a trellis border, similarly decorated to the exterior with a leafy lotus scroll; 46cm., 18 1/8 in. Estimation: 50,000 - 70,000 GBP PROVENANCE: A Japanese... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2013

Pair of diamond ear clips and a ring, Suzanne Belperron, 1960s

Pair of diamond ear clips and a ring, Suzanne Belperron, 1960s - Sotheby's The ear clips of crossover design, one side applied with a hexagonal pattern inset with circular- and single-cut diamonds, French assay and maker’s marks for Darde & Fils; the ring similarly set, size 531/2..Estimate: 30,000 – 50,000 CHF Accompanied by a certificate from Olivier Baroin. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève | 14 mai 2013 - www.sothebys.com
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27 avril 2013

A blue and white ‘lotus’ jar, Jiajing mark and period - Sotheby's

A blue and white ‘lotus’ jar, Jiajing mark and period - Sotheby's the tapering ovoid body surmounted by a short neck, painted to the exterior with large lotus blooms borne on meandering leafy stems, the shoulder and the foot encircled by interlocking ruyi scroll bands, inscribed to the base with a six-character mark within a double-circle; 16cm., 6 3/8 in. Estimation: 50,000 - 70,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. London | 15 mai 2013, www.sothebys.com
27 avril 2013

Pair of natural pearl, cultured pearl and diamond ear clips and a ring, Suzanne Belperron, 1960s - Sotheby's

Pair of natural pearl, cultured pearl and diamond ear clips and a ring, Suzanne Belperron, 1960s - Sotheby's The ear clips set with natural and cultured pearls of white and black tint, circular- and single-cut diamonds; the ring similarly set, size 531/2. Estimate: 30,000 – 50,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 67541, stating that two of the pearls tested were found to be natural, saltwater, with no indications of artificial colour modification, and a certificate from Olivier Baroin. Sotheby's. Magnificent... [Lire la suite]
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