29 mai 2016

An exceptional art deco sapphire and diamond bracelet, by Cartier

Lot 3011. An exceptional art deco cushion-shaped Kashmir sapphire and diamond bracelet, by Cartier. Estimate HK$60,000,000 – HK$80,000,000 (US$7,500,000-10,000,000). Price Realized HK$56,120,000 ($7,260,957).  Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.  Set with eight graduated cushion-shaped sapphires, weighing approximately 10.53 to 3.38 carats, with calibré-cut sapphire detail, to the pavé-set diamond intersections and four-stone diamond gallery, 1923, mounted in platinum, 18.0 cm, with French... [Lire la suite]

14 mai 2016

Set of four diamond plaques de cou, Cartier, 1907

Lot 449. Set of four diamond plaques de cou, Cartier, 1907. Estimate 220,000 — 380,000 CHF (201,062 - 347,288 EUR). Photo Sotheby's he central plaque decorated with a pierced and millegrain-set articulated plaque of foliate design set with circular-cut and rose diamonds, supporting three slightly baroque button shaped natural pearls measuring approximately 9.05 x 9.15 x 7.45mm, 9.70 x 10.60 x 8.70mm and 9.10 x 9.50 x 7.65mm, to a later collar composed of ten rows of natural... [Lire la suite]
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14 mai 2016

Pair of ruby, emerald and diamond clips, 'Tutti Frutti', Cartier, circa 1925

Lot 456. Pair of ruby, emerald and diamond clips, 'Tutti Frutti', Cartier, circa 1925. Estimate 75,000 — 115,000 CHF (68,544 - 105,100 EUR). Photo Sotheby's Each of palmette design, set with a carved emerald and rubies, within a border of circular- and single-cut diamonds, each signed Cartier, one indistinctly numbered. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Geneva, 17 May 2016, 10:00 AM
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14 mai 2016

Nephrite, rock crystal, sapphire and diamond brooch, Cartier, circa 1930

Lot 332. Nephrite, rock crystal, sapphire and diamond brooch, Cartier, circa 1930. Estimate 120,000 — 170,000 CHF (109,670 - 155,366 EUR). Photo Sotheby's The rock crystal hoop suspending a half-moon motif set with polished nephrite, cabochon sapphires, circular- and single-cut diamonds, signed Cartier. .  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Geneva, 17 May 2016, 10:00 AM
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14 mai 2016

Pair of gem set and diamond ear clips, 'Tutti Frutti', Cartier, circa 1925

Lot 454. Pair of gem set and diamond ear clips, 'Tutti Frutti', Cartier, circa 1925. Estimate 75,000 — 115,000 CHF (68,544 - 105,100 EUR). Photo Sotheby's Each set with carved and fluted emeralds, buff-top sapphires, a cabochon ruby and accented with baguette and single-cut diamonds, screw back fittings, one deficient, each signed Cartier, numbered, French assay marks, fitted case stamped Cartier.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Geneva,... [Lire la suite]
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14 mai 2016

Fine gem set and diamond wristwatch, 'Tutti Frutti', Cartier, late 1920s

Lot 428. Fine gem set and diamond wristwatch, 'Tutti Frutti', Cartier, late 1920s. Estimate 120,000 — 220,000 CHF (109,670 - 201,062 EUR). Photo Sotheby's Set with carved rubies, emeralds and sapphires, cabochon emeralds, circular-, single-cut, marquise-shaped and baguette diamonds, the square dial with Arabic numerals, length approximately 160mm, dial signed Cartier, French assay marks, case signed Cartier.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Geneva,... [Lire la suite]
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14 mai 2016

Gem set and diamond brooch, 'Tutti Frutti', Cartier, 1929

Lot 399. Gem set and diamond brooch, 'Tutti Frutti', Cartier, 1929. Estimate 145,000 — 195,000 CHF (132,518 - 178,214 EUR). Photo Sotheby's Of garland design, set with carved rubies, emeralds and sapphires, single-cut and baguette diamonds, signed Cartier, numbered.  Note: Europe first came into contact with Indian jewellery at the time of the first Great Exhibition in London in 1851. In 1876, Queen Victoria was proclaimed Empress of India, and from 1880 Indian... [Lire la suite]
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04 mai 2016

An important 21.06 carats Burma octagonal step-cut sapphire and diamond ring, by Cartier

Lot 316. Collection of H.S.H. Gabriela Princess zu Leiningen. An important 21.06 carats Burma octagonal step-cut sapphire and diamond ring, by Cartier. Estimate CHF650,000 – CHF750,000 ($685,412 - $790,860). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 Set with an octagonal step-cut sapphire, weighing approximately 21.06 carats, between baguette-cut diamond shoulders, ring size 6 ½, with French assay mark for platinum. Signed Cartier, no. 847537 Accompanied by report no. 16030061 dated 16 March 2016 from the Gübelin GemLab... [Lire la suite]
02 mai 2016

Sapphire and diamond parure, 'Panthère', Cartier

Lot 485. Sapphire and diamond parure, 'Panthère', Cartier. Estimate 580,000 — 865,000 CHF (530,071 - 790,537 EUR). Photo Sotheby's Comprising: a collar pavé-set with brilliant-cut diamonds and fancy-cut cabochon sapphires, the front designed as a panther with a polished onyx nose and pear-shaped emerald eyes, inner circumference approximately 345mm, central motif detachable and can be worn as a brooch, additional brooch fitting, a bracelet, inner circumference... [Lire la suite]
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02 mai 2016

Important rubellite and diamond brooch-pendant, 'Orchid', Cartier, 2011

Lot 465. Important rubellite and diamond brooch-pendant, 'Orchid', Cartier, 2011. Estimate 675,000 — 960,000 CHF (616,893 - 877,359 EUR). Photo Sotheby's Composed of a carved rubellite weighing 761 carats designed as an orchid, highlighted with briolette diamonds, the largest weighing 11.07 carats, signed Cartier, numbered, French assay and maker's marks, may be worn as a pendant with accompanying diamond and silk cord, signed Cartier, numbered, French assay mark, and a rock... [Lire la suite]
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