01 mai 2014
R. LALIQUE Necklace, "Muguet" the glass c. 1925. Photo courtesy Rago Arts and Auction Center composed of two Muguet pendants and three Muguet beads, all in pale green opalescent glass, mounted later in 14 karat gold as a chatelaine necklace. Two pendants molded R. LALIQUE, one with minor chips. M p. 582, No. 1666 and 1667, p. 559, No. B. Length of larger pendant: 2 1/8".
27 février 2014
Cartier. An Art Deco Emerald and Diamond Bracelet, circa 1925. Via FD Gallery, www.fd-inspired.com
25 janvier 2014
An Enamel and Gem-set Bracelet by Carlo Giuliano, English, circa 1860-1863. Photo courtesy Wartski A graduated gold bracelet centred by an enamel lozenge decorated with a raised gold cupid in front of a turquoise blue background with hand painted foliate design, the enamel highlighted with rose cut diamonds, the lozenge framed by a black champlevé enamel and pearl border. A glazed compartment is located behind the central plaque. Signed ‘C.G.’ to the clasp and behind the enamel plaque. The cupid is positioned as if he were... [Lire la suite]
17 janvier 2014
10 janvier 2014
Vacheron Constantin Japanese Style Watch, 1925. Gold, sapphire, enamel. Private Collection.
10 janvier 2014
Cartier steel cigarette case, ca. 1925. Gold, coral, pearl, tortoiseshell, Cartier France, ALBION ART Collection.
09 décembre 2013
An elegant platinum and diamond brooch, Cartier, France. Photo Sotheby's Suspending an articulated pendant of geometric design, the top centered by an antique cushion-cut diamond weighing approximately 5.30 carats, the top and fringes accented by five pear-shaped diamonds weighing approximately 6.50 carats, further set with numerous old mine and single-cut diamonds weighing approximately 22.00 carats, signed Cartier, Made in France, numbered 5904C; circa 1925. Estimation 300,000 — 500,000 USD For a shoulder brooch and sautoir of... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2013
An art deco sapphire and diamond bracelet, by Van Cleef and Arpels, circa 1925. Photo courtesy Bonhams The highly articulated bracelet set with a row of step-cut sapphire spaced by brilliant-cut diamonds, flanked by a row of brilliant-cut diamonds with triangular-cut sapphire highlights, diamonds approximately 7.60 carats total, sapphires approximately 14.40 carats total, signed Van Cleef and Arpels Paris, numbered, length 17.0cm. Estimate: HK$ 470,000 - 630,000 (€44,000 - 59,000) ($61,000 – $81,000) Bonhams.... [Lire la suite]
15 septembre 2013
Platinum, ruby and diamond jabot. Photo: Sotheby's. Set with numerous old European and single-cut diamonds weighing approximately 5.25 carats, accented by 28 calibré-cut rubies weighing approximately 5.85 carats; circa 1925. Estimation 12,000 -- 15,000 USD Sotheby's. Important Jewels. New York | 24 sept. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
28 juillet 2013
James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Fishing Boat, 1879-1880, etching on laid paper, SUAC 998.017. CANAJOHARIE, NY.- An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy from the Syracuse University Art Collection will open at the Arkell Museum at Canajoharie, NY on July 28, 2013. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. He had already gained international recognition for his paintings Symphony No 1: The White... [Lire la suite]