17 août 2018

A La Vieille Russie, Stand 365 at TEFAF New York Fall 2018

Coral and Diamonds Earrings, Cartier Paris, circa 1930. Coral, diamond, and platinum. Length 3.18 cm (1.25 in.). Image courtesy A La Vieille Russie / Stand 365. Pavé Diamond Duck Brooch, Raymond Yard, United States, circa 1925. Diamond, ruby, onyx, and platinum. Length 2.87 cm (1.13 in.). Image courtesy A La Vieille Russie / Stand 365.   Art Deco Bracelet, United States, circa 1930. Diamond, sapphire, emerald, ruby, enamel and platinum. Length 19.69 cm... [Lire la suite]

28 juin 2018

WARTSKI, Stand C1 at Masterpiece London 2018

A carved rock crystal and enamelled talisman, Iberian, 17th century. Courtesy Wartsky consisting of a carved rock crystal figa (a clenched hand with the thumb protruding between the first and second fingers) mounted beneath an elaborate enamelled yellow gold cuff in palette of white and blue, topped with a suspension loop. The figa is a potent symbol from the ancient world. It was worn as a powerful amulet to promote fertility and to protect its wearer from the evil eye – dark and magical forces. Rock crystal was... [Lire la suite]
27 octobre 2017

Wartsky at TEFAF New York Fall 2017

René Lalique (Ay 1860-1945 Paris). Necklace, Paris, circa 1899-1900. Gold, enamel and pearl. © Wartsky Giacinto Melillo (1846-1915). Bracelet, Naples, circa 1899. Gold. © Wartsky  Van Cleef and Arpels. Art Deco brooch, Paris, circa 1928. Platinum, diamond and feather. © Wartsky Carl Fabergé (St Petersburg 1846-1920 Pully). Négligée necklace, St Petersburg, circa 1900. Aquamarine and diamond. © Wartsky Van Cleef and Arpels. Yellow diamond ring. ©... [Lire la suite]
03 juillet 2017

Wartski at Masterpiece London 2017

An enamel and gem-set Neo-Egyptian brooch by Gustave Baugrand. Wartski, Stand C1 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD centred with an oval rock crystal panel applied with an enamelled portrait of the Egyptian goddess Isis, her head-dress and twin necklaces lavishly set with diamonds, rubies and emeralds, the border similarly decorated and set with three carved emerald scarabs. René Lalique. A gold, enamel and glass necklace in the Egyptian taste. Paris, c.1905. Wartski, Stand C1 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD ... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2017

Wartski at TEFAF Maastrich 2017

René Lalique (Ay 1860-1945 Paris), Necklace, Paris, circa 1899-1900 © Wartski Gold, enamel, pearls and glass. Height of pendant 8.8 cm. Signed 'Lalique' An unusually long necklace suspended with a pendant featuring a portrait of Lalique’s muse Augustine-Alice Ledru (circa 1870-1909), who would become his wife. The enamelled profile of Augustine-Alice Ledru is framed by gold stems bearing carved glass pine cones and needles which form the border of the jewel and suspend three baroque pearls, while the reverse is engraved... [Lire la suite]
03 juillet 2015

Wartski at Masterpiece London 2015

A magnificent neo-classical gold fringe necklace by Eugene Fontenay, Paris, circa 1875. Wartski at Masterpiece London 2015, stand C1. A Pair of Antique Gold Earrings. French. Circa 1880. Wartski at Masterpiece London 2015, stand C1. in the form of pails suspended on movable gold chains from well wheel pulleys, the yellow gold pails finely chased to represent wooden staves, bound by platinum hoops.  A Gold, Enamel and Gem-Set Frame by Carl Fabergé. Workmaster: Johann Victor Aarne, St.... [Lire la suite]

02 juillet 2014

Wartski at MASTERPIECES London 2014

Two Gold and Enamel Cigarette Cases by Carl Fabergé - Photo courtesy Wartski decorated with opaque champlevé enamel, the thumb pieces set with rose cut diamonds. Chief Workmaster: Henrik Wigstrom, St Petersburg 1908-1917. A Pair of Jewelled Platinised Silver and Gold Cufflinks by Carl Fabergé - Photo courtesy Wartski the yellow gold terminals topped with matt platinised silver and mounted with cabochon chrysoprases and lines of rose diamonds, their shape mimicking that of a button hole Workmaster: August Hollming, St.... [Lire la suite]
04 avril 2014

The lost Third Imperial Easter Egg by Carl Fabergé at Wartski

  The lost Third Imperial Easter Egg by Carl Fabergé. Photo courtesy of Wartski The golden egg was a gift from Alexander II Emperor and Autocrat of all the Russias to his wife Empress Marie Feodorovna for Easter in 1887.  The illustration of the Third Imperial Egg in the Parke Bernet Catalogue of March 1964. Photo courtesy of Wartski The Third Imperial Fabergé Easter Egg displayed among Marie Feodorovna’s Fabergé treasures in the Von Dervis Mansion Exhibition, St. Petersburg, March 1902. Photo... [Lire la suite]
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25 janvier 2014

Wartski Jewelry at 60th Annual Winter Antiques Show

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]
07 juillet 2013

A jewelled coloured gold mounted nephrite handle by Carl Fabergé, St. Petersburg, inventory number: 3146

A jewelled coloured gold mounted nephrite handle  by Carl Fabergé, St. Petersburg, inventory number: 3146. Photo courtesy Wartsky the tau shaped handle cut from a single piece of nephrite, its gold mount enamelled with seven translucent red arches divided by columns of rose diamonds between reeded bands of green gold applied with red gold laurel leaves, the shaft of the handle mounted with finely chased yellow gold swags and festoons tied with red gold bands and suspended from two rose... [Lire la suite]
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