30 mars 2013

Coral, jade, enamel and diamond brooch, 1920s

Coral, jade, enamel and diamond brooch, 1920s - Sotheby's. The rectangular plaque decorated with circular- and single-cut diamonds, enhanced with buff-top coral and jade accents, set between a pair of black and red enamel baton and annular terminals, signed Boucheron, Paris to brooch pin, French assay and maker's marks. Estimate: 3,000 - 4,000 GBP Sotheby's. Jewels. London | 11 Apr 2013 www.sothebys.com
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30 mars 2013

Fire opal and diamond parure, 1920s

Fire opal and diamond parure, 1920s - Sotheby's Comprising: a pendant centring on an oval fire opal accented with trefoils of circular- and single-cut diamonds, to a later curb link chain; a pair of pendent earrings each suspending a facetted pear-shaped fire opal to a circular-cut fire opal surmount with baton connecting bar and circular-cut and rose diamond accents; a bracelet centring on an oval fire opal set between circular-cut diamond shoulders to an expandable bracelet, length approximately 160mm; and a ring set with a... [Lire la suite]
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22 mars 2013

Collection of gold & gem-set lady's accessories, Cartier, 1920s

Collection of gold & gem-set lady's accessories, Cartier, 1920s. Photo Sotheby's Comprising: a pill box of square form set with black onyx, the lid set with a carved jadeite plaque of Chinese inspiration, decorated with cabochon rubies and millegrain-set rose-cut diamonds, the sides highlighted with black enamel in a geometric pattern, measurements approximately 33 x 40 x 8mm, signed Cartier Made in France and numbered, French assay and maker's marks, pochette; an octagonal compact accented... [Lire la suite]
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22 mars 2013

Agate and enamel desk clock, Cartier, late 1920s

Agate and enamel desk clock, Cartier, late 1920s. Photo Sotheby's The circular dial with red guilloché enamel hands, embellished with a royal blue enamel bezel applied with red enamel Roman numerals and trefoil motifs, inset to an agate frame, measurements approximately 63 x 63 x 28mm, dial signed Cartier. Lot Sold: 22,500 CHF LITERATURE: Cf: Franco Cologni and Ettore Mocchetti, L'Objet Cartier, 150 ans de tradition et d'innovation, Paris, 1992, page 100 and the Catalogue for the exhibition at the Petit Palais museum, The Art... [Lire la suite]
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08 février 2013

Liberty of London, coat, french, circa 1920s

Liberty of London, coat, french, circa 1920s, silk. Gift of Mrs. R.H. Trott, 1974. Accession Number: 1974.92 © 2000–2013 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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03 février 2013

Art Deco Carved Glass and Metal Brooch by R. Lalique

Art Deco Carved Glass and Metal Brooch by R. Lalique. Circa 1920’s. Photo courtesy Macklowe Gallery A French Art Deco glass and metal brooch by René Lalique that is signed “ René Lalique France” with makers mark. Deux Naiades. Price Range:  Under $10,000. www.macklowegallery.com
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27 décembre 2012

Diamond brooch/ pendant, 1920s - Sotheby's

Diamond brooch-pendant, 1920s - Photo Sotheby's The surmount of foliate design, suspending an articulated fringe, millegrain-set with variously cut diamonds, pendant bail, French import marks. Estimation: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP - Lot. Vendu 17,500 GBP Sotheby's. The Jewellery Collection of the Late Michael Wellby: An Eclectic Eye - Jewels Spanning Four Centuries. London | 11 déc. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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21 novembre 2012

Pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent earrings, 1920s - Sotheby's

Pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent earrings, 1920s - Sotheby's Each set with a natural pearl drop of  greyish brown tint measuring approximately 11.7 x 15.15mm and 10.85 x 17.30mm respectively, suspended from an articulated line of alternating baguette and circular-cut diamonds, post and butterfly fittings, French assay marks. Estimation: 47,000 - 55,000 CHF - Lot. Vendu 134,500 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 54821, stating that the pearls were found to be natural, saltwater, with... [Lire la suite]
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18 novembre 2012

Natural pearl, cultured pearl and diamond necklace, 1920s

Natural pearl, cultured pearl and diamond necklace, 1920s - Photo Sotheby's Designed as a single row of graduated natural pearls measuring from approximately 4.8 to 8.6mm, with four cultured pearls near the clasp, on a geometric clasp set with circular-cut and baguette diamonds, length approximately 575mm. Estimation: 31,000 - 45,000 CHF - Lot. Vendu 230,500 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 64901, stating that seventy-nine of the pearls were found to be natural, saltwater, and that four were found to be... [Lire la suite]
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18 novembre 2012

Natural pearl and diamond pendent brooch, 1920s

Natural pearl and diamond pendent brooch, 1920s - Photo Sotheby's The surmount of bow design set with a seed pearl and rose diamonds, to a detachable pendant suspending a baroque-shaped natural pearl, the cap set with cushion-shaped, circular-, single-cut and rose diamonds. Estimation: 42,000 - 60,000 CHF - Lot. Vendu 242,500 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 64896, stating that the pearl was found to be natural, saltwater. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels. Genève | 14 nov. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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