03 août 2016

Pair of diamond earrings, Hemmerle

Lot 509. Pair of 7.27 and 7.25 carats diamond earrings, Hemmerle. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 CHF. Lot sold 566,500 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 Each set with a step-cut diamond weighing 7.27 and 7.25 carats respectively, suspended from a row of brilliant-cut stones, signed Hemmerle. Accompanied by twenty-two GIA reports, stating that the diamonds range from D to F Colour, IF to VS2 Clarity.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, Geneva, 14 Nov 2012 
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03 août 2016

Pair of Chinese porcelain famille rose, fencai, square tapered vases and stands, Yongzheng period, 1723-1735

Pair of Chinese porcelain famille rose, fencai, square tapered vases and stands, Yongzheng period, 1723-1735. Photo Marchant painted on the facets with eight different scenes, comprised of a General in conversation with two dignitaries at a city wall, three ladies beside a table, a young couple with a child, and a lady and gentleman walking beside a fence, the other vase with two smiling men dancing, holding fans meeting a young figure with a sword tied to his back, a monk seated on a mat beside a lady and attendant, a... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2016

Chinese porcelain famille rose, fencai, large dish, Yongzheng period, 1723-1735

Chinese porcelain famille rose, fencai, large dish, Yongzheng period, 1723-1735. Photo Marchant painted in the centre with He Xiangu travelling on a giant peach leaf raft with her attendant steering, amongst billowing and crested waves beside a pink open winged bat in flight and beneath overhanging rockwork with fruiting peach branches, encircled by the Eight Immortals above waves in ruyi-head reserves, Han Zhongli holding a flywhisk leaning on a giant peach, Zhang Guolao holding drum sticks and riding on a donkey, Lü... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2016

Chinese porcelain famille rose, fencai, baluster vase, Yongzheng period, 1723-1735

Chinese porcelain famille rose, fencai, baluster vase, Yongzheng period, 1723-1735. Photo Marchant of ovoid form with galleried rim and splayed foot, painted with a standing lady holding an empty basket over her shoulder, beside a fisherman carrying a basket and long pole over his shoulder and a seated fisherman drinking wine with his wife and child, in a fishing boat moored at a lakeside, with a large pink jacket drying in the wind, all amongst bamboo, rockwork and grass, the reverse with plantain, rockwork and leaves, beneath... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2016

Sparkling Ring with Blue Topaz and 141 Diamonds in 18K White Gold

Lot 2. Sparkling Ring with Blue Topaz and 141 Diamonds in 18K White Gold. Estimation : 1 500 € / 1 950 € €. Photo: Auctionata AG 18 karat white gold. Hallmarked with fineness and two further hardly legible marks. One central blue topaz with a weight of c. 5.20 ct. 141 brilliant cut diamonds with a total weight of c. 1.48 ct., Wesselton (H), VS2-SI2. With certificate from the 18th of March, 2004, (as copy), issued by Diamonds & Pearls, Copenhagen. Ring size: 54; US: 6.8. Total... [Lire la suite]
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03 août 2016

Freshwater Pearl Necklace and Aquamarine Pendant of c. 140 ct.

Lot 1. Freshwater Pearl Necklace and Aquamarine Pendant of c. 140 ct. Estimation : 12 000 € / 15 600 €. Photo: Auctionata AG 8 karat white gold (tested), 925 silver - Clasp hallmarked with ‘925’ - 36 freshwater cultured pearls, each with a diameter of c. 12-13 mm - Aquamarine with growth lines of c. 140 ct. With velvet jewelry bag. Total weight: c. 129.65 g. Dimensions of the pendant: c. 4.5 x 3.5 cm. Total length of necklace: 46 cm. Good condition.  For hundreds of... [Lire la suite]
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03 août 2016

Chinese porcelain famille verte, wucai square tapered bowl, Kangxi period, 1662-1722

Chinese porcelain famille verte, wucai square tapered bowl, Kangxi period, 1662-1722. Photo Marchant painted with the drunk poet, Li Taibai, sleeping on his wine jar in a fenced landscape beneath the moon, the reverse with Li Taibai beside a wrapped qin, censer and tree, all between two three-column poems with iron-red leaves and seals. The base glazed with traces of the original red inventory number. 3 ¼ inches, 8.3 cm square. Price on request From the collection of Basil & Nellie Ionides,... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2016

Chinese porcelain famille verte, wucai brushpot, bitong, Kangxi period, 1662-1722

Chinese porcelain famille verte, wucai brushpot, bitong, Kangxi period, 1662-1722. Photo Marchant painted with two scholars and their attendants carrying a wrapped qin and tied scroll on their backs, all in a continuous landscape with rockwork and winter branches, beneath iron-red clouds and a yellow moon. The base with wide unglazed band and recessed glazed centre. 5 inches, 12.8 cm high. Price on request From an Italian private collection. Notes: Included by Marchant in their catalogue... [Lire la suite]
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03 août 2016

Diamond necklace, Graff

Lot 390. Diamond necklace, Graff. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 CHF. Lot sold 566,500 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 Designed as a graduated line of oval diamonds ranging from 1.01 to 3.12 carats, signed Graff, length approximately 410mm, pouch stamped Graff. Accompanied by twenty-two GIA reports, stating that the diamonds range from D to F Colour, IF to VS2 Clarity.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, Geneva, 14 Nov 2012
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03 août 2016

Important diamond bracelet, 1930s

Lot 489. Important diamond bracelet, 1930s, signed Cartier, Paris. Estimate 281,000 — 465,000 CHF. Lot sold 674,500 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 The centre of bombé design, set with a pear-shaped diamond weighing 8.82 carats within a surround of circular-cut stones, the bracelet set with cushion-shaped, circular, single-cut and baguette diamonds, length approximately 174mm, signed Cartier, Paris and numbered, French assay and maker's marks. Accompanied by GIA report no. 1142785117,... [Lire la suite]
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