04 mai 2017

Pair of Silver, Gold and Diamond Pendant-Earrings, Buccellati

Lot 280. Pair of Silver, Gold and Diamond Pendant-Earrings, Buccellati. Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000. Sold for $16,250. Photo Doyle 18 kt., topped and joined by stylized florets, suspending two oval pierced plaques centering 2 old-mine cut diamonds approximately 1.80 cts., set throughout with 52 old-mine cut diamonds approximately 3.45 cts., signed Buccellati, Italy, approximately 11.2 dwts.  Doyle. Important Jewelry, Thu, Apr 27, 2017
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04 mai 2017

A necklace and earring suite, by Buccellati

Lot 129. A necklace and earring suite, by Buccellati. Sold for £8,125 (€9,585). Photo: Bonhams The necklace designed as a continuous row of bi-coloured textured vine leaves between granulated 'morettes', the earrings of similar design, signed Buccellati, lengths: necklace 41.6cm, earrings 2.1cm, each with maker's cases and additional maker's pouch Accompanied by certificates of authenticity and insurance reports from Buccellati. Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY, 27 Apr 2017, 14:00 BST,  LONDON, NEW BOND... [Lire la suite]
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04 mai 2017

A ruby-set cuff, by Buccellati, 1955

Lot 119. A ruby-set cuff, by Buccellati, 1955. Sold for £7,500 (€8,847). Photo: Bonhams The hinged textured bangle decorated with a chased geometric border set with circular-cut rubies, signed M Buccellati, diameter 5.5cm, cased by Mario Buccellati Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY, 27 Apr 2017, 14:00 BST,  LONDON, NEW BOND STREET
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04 mai 2017

A diamond plaque brooch, by Buccellati, circa 1939

Lot 46. A diamond plaque brooch, by Buccellati, circa 1939. Sold for £11,250 (€13,323). Photo: Bonhams The lozenge-shaped panel of lace design, with a "tulle" ground overlaid by a pattern of old brilliant and rose-cut diamonds and similar border, with millegrain detail, mounted in platinum, principal diamond approximately 1.10 carats, remaining diamonds approximately 2.00 carats total, signed Buccellati, length 6.3cm Note: This lot exhibits one of the most recognisable hallmarks of the House of Buccellati, the... [Lire la suite]
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04 mai 2017

Exhibition dedicated to rare and curious objects from over 5,000 years of civilisation opens in London

A large limestone panel, South Arabia, 3rd-2nd century BC, 45cm x 74cm. © Oliver Hoare Ltd LONDON.- Oliver Hoare presents Every Object Tells a Story, a public exhibition on view from 4 May to 5 July 2017 at 5 Cromwell Place, London. The exhibition is dedicated to approximately 400 rare and fascinating objects spanning five millennia and representing countless civilisations, each selected on the basis of their backstory and historical interest. Leading highlights and curiosities of the exhibition include a... [Lire la suite]
04 mai 2017

An important early work by Eugène Delacroix is donated to the Neue Pinakothek

Eugène Delacroix (1798–1863), Two Farm Horses by a Barn, c. 1825-27. Oil on panel, 40.5 x 63.5 cm © Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Neue Pinakothek, Munich. MUNICH.- Christoph Heilmann, a curator at the Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen from 1975 until 2000, has presented the Neue Pinakothek with an important painting by the French Romantic artist Eugène Delacroix. The picture depicts two horses in front of a stable, set in an expansive landscape, and may have been painted during the artist’s trip to England in... [Lire la suite]
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03 mai 2017

A green jade openwork dragon-form pendant (huang), Late Warring States Period-Western Han Dynasty, 3rd Century B.C.

A green jade openwork dragon-form pendant (huang), Late Warring States Period-Western Han Dynasty, 3rd Century B.C. © 2017 J.J. Lally & Co., New York the thin flat plaque carved as the silhouette of a horned dragon with blunt snout turned back and joined to the sinuous body, a scrolled wing at the center, and a bifurcated tail with hooked terminals, the plain sides polished to a silky gloss, the stone of translucent spinach-green tone. Length 4 5⁄8 inches (11.8 cm) Compare the similar jade dragon-form... [Lire la suite]
03 mai 2017

An ancient painted lacquer wine cup (er bei), Eastern Zhou Dynasty, circa 4th – 3rd Century B.C.

An ancient painted lacquer wine cup (er bei), Eastern Zhou Dynasty, circa 4th – 3rd Century B.C. © 2017 J.J. Lally & Co., New York of elongated oval form with rounded interior and flat base, the sides rising to a straight rim with narrow lip, the wide mouth framed by a pair of half-round ‘ear’ handles flaring out and rising up on opposite sides of the wide mouth, decorated on the interior and exterior of the rim and handles with a complex border of angular and hooked scrolls interspersed with and connected by... [Lire la suite]
03 mai 2017

Modern China

Xu and Gook photographed by Termsit Siriphanich. Makeup by Kanphuchit Praditthaen. Hair by Nantasinee Noipla. Clothes and accessories by Tipayaphong.
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