12 avril 2020

Diamond brooch, Sterlé, 1960s

Lot 323. Diamond brooch, Sterlé, 1960s. Estimate 30,000 — 49,000 CHF. Lot sold 35,000  CHF. Photo: Sotheby's. Of bouquet design, set with brilliant-cut and baguette diamonds, signed Sterlé, numbered, French assay and maker's marks. Literature: Cf.: Viviane Jutheau, Sterlé, Paris, 1990, figure T 534-5855, for a reproduction of the original sketch of the brooch. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Geneva, 11 november 2015
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12 avril 2020

Emerald, sapphire, diamond and gold brooch, Sterlé, 1960s

Lot 270. Emerald, sapphire, diamond and gold brooch, Sterlé, 1960s. Estimate 30,000 — 49,000 CHF. Lot sold 52,500 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's. Designed as a bird of paradise on a gold branch, the body composed of a polished emerald, carved sapphires and brilliant-cut diamonds, the head set with a carved sapphire, the eye and beak set with brilliant- and single-cut diamonds, the gold chain tail embellished brilliant-cut diamonds, signed Sterlé, numbered, French assay and maker's marks. ... [Lire la suite]
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15 juin 2018

A pair of sapphire and diamond 'mystery-set' earrings, by Van Cleef & Arpels, 1960s

Lot 176. A pair of sapphire and diamond 'mystery-set' earrings, by Van Cleef & Arpels, 1960s. Estimate USD 50,000 - USD 70,000. Price realised USD 312,500. © Christie's Image Ltd  2018 designed as two circular-cut diamond leaves suspending a detachable mystery-set sapphire drop, with a diamond-set cap, 1960, 2 ins., mounted in platinum. Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., no. 297840. The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller. Note: These earrings were... [Lire la suite]
31 août 2017

Sapphire, ruby and diamond brooch, Cartier, 1960s

Lot 295. Sapphire, ruby and diamond brooch, Cartier, 1960s. Estimate £20,000–30,000. Photo: Sotheby's. Modelled as a cockatoo, the body set with carved sapphires and brilliant-cut diamonds and accented with blue enamel, the eyes set with oval rubies, resting on a perch set with baguette diamonds, signed Cartier, numbered, French assay and maker's marks, fitted case stamped Cartier. Note: Accompanied by a facsimile of the original purchase invoice form Cartier Monte Carlo, dated 24th March 1960.  The... [Lire la suite]
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12 mai 2017

Attractive fancy yellow diamond necklace, W.A. Bolin, 1960s

Lot 328. Attractive 45.34 carats fancy yellow diamond necklace, W.A. Bolin, 1960s.  Estimate 355,000 — 455,000 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's Of foliate design, composed of a line of gold leaves highlighted with brilliant-cut diamonds, the front set with a old European-cut fancy yellow diamond weighing 45.34 carats, length approximately 390mm, maker's mark for W. A. Bolin, Swedish assay marks, case stamped W.A. Bolin. Accompanied by GIA report no. 2183284076, stating that the diamond is Fancy Yellow,... [Lire la suite]
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02 mai 2017

Diamond ring, Sterlé, 1960s

Lot 214. 5.38 carats Diamond ring, Sterlé, 1960s. Estimate 105,000 — 155,000 CHF. Photo Sotheby's. Set with a marquise-shaped diamond weighing 5.38 carats, within a frame set with similarly shaped diamonds, signed Sterlé, numbered.  Accompanied by GIA report no. 2173042031, stating that the diamond is G Colour, VVS2 Clarity, together with a working diagram stating that the diamond may be internally flawless after minor repolishing.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and... [Lire la suite]
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02 mai 2017

Emerald, enamel and diamond bracelet-watch, “Dragon,” Bulgari, 1960s

Lot 368. Emerald, enamel and diamond bracelet-watch, “Dragon,” Bulgari, 1960s. Estimate CHF200,000–300,000 ($200,000–300,000). Photo Sotheby's. The highly articulated body composed of green enameled scale-like links, further highlighted with marquise-shaped diamonds, the head and tail pavé-set with brilliant-cut, marquise- and pear-shaped diamonds, the eyes accented with cabochon rubies, the head further embellished with a pear-shaped emerald and opening to reveal a circular watch, the dial signed Jaeger-LeCoultre, the bezel... [Lire la suite]
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02 mai 2017

Ruby, emerald and diamond demi-parure, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1960s

Lot 244. Ruby, emerald and diamond demi-parure, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1960s. Estimate 280,000 — 380,000 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's. Comprising: a necklace designed as a line of cabochon rubies framed with brilliant-cut diamonds, alternating with foliate motifs set with circular-cut emeralds, length approximately 440mm, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered, may be worn as two bracelets, length approximately 175mm, additional link similarly set, French assay and maker's marks, and a pair of ear... [Lire la suite]
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16 juillet 2016

Gertrud & Otto Natzler's ceramics at Phillips, 9 june 2016

Lot 98. Gertrud & Otto Natzler, Cylindrical vase, 1950s. Earthenware, white crater glaze. 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm) high, 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) diameter. Underside signed NATZLER. Estimate $3,000 - 5,000. Sold for $3,750. Photo courtesy Phillips Property from the collection of Betty Lee and Aaron Stern Lot 99. Gertrud & Otto Natzler, Large low bowl, 1960s. Earthenware, copper dust crystalline glaze. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) high; 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm) diameter. Underside... [Lire la suite]
08 juillet 2016

Back on Gertrud & Otto Natzler's work at Rago Auction 6 june 2012

Lot 445. Gertrud & Otto Natzler, Hemishperical bowl with very rare black volcanic glaze, Los Angeles, CA, 1960s; Signed NATZLER, label H518; 4" x 6 1/2". Estimate: $5,000 - $7,500. Sale Price: $10,000. © Rago Auction Note: A rare example in this glaze. Lot 445. Gertrud & Otto Natzler, Large earthenware bowl, white, cobalt and brown volcanic glaze, Los Angeles, CA, 1960s; Spurious illegible pencil markings, paper label, H958; 6 1/2" x 10". Estimate: $14,000 - $19,000.... [Lire la suite]