29 mars 2019

Colored Stone, Diamond and Enamel Bracelet, circa 1930

Lot 149. Colored Stone, Diamond and Enamel Bracelet, circa 1930. Estimate $100,000 - $330,000. Lot Sold 740,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. The flexible openwork foliate band set with carved sapphires, rubies and emeralds, accented by round and triangle-shaped sapphire cabochons, further set with onyx beads, highlighted by old European and single-cut diamonds, applied with black enamel, length 6¾ inches; circa 1930, four small diamonds and one onyx bead missing. Literature: For... [Lire la suite]
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10 septembre 2016

HD Rare and Unique à la Biennale des Antiquaires 2016

Bulgari. "Snake" bracelet-watch. Yellow gold with white marquise cut diamonds and Jadeite. Piaget movement watch, white diamond bezel. Manufactured in 1960's. © HD Rare and Unique Cartier. "Tutti Frutti" bracelet in yellow gold and platinum set with sugarloaf emerald and burmese rubies carved with foliate motif, pavé-set diamonds leaves and garlands. Original Cartier certificate and case. Manufactured in 1938. © HD Rare and Unique Bulgari necklace Masterpiece in yellow gold, platinum and white gold,... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2014

Back on Cartier's Art Deco Jewelry sold at Christie's Geneva , 17 November 1998

The Cartier Palm Tree Diamond Clip Brooch. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 1998 Set with circular and baguette-cut diamond leaves with briolette-cut diamond coconuts to the pavé-set articulated trunk, 1939, with French assay marks. Signed by Cartier, Paris, no. 07553 Estimate: CHF600,000 - CHF800,000 ($436,681 - $582,242). Price Realized  CHF641,500 ($466,885) Literature: "Cartier: Splendeurs de La Joaillerie", La Bibliothéque des Arts, Lausanne, 1996, page 155Franco Cologni and Eric Nussbaum, "Platinum by... [Lire la suite]