23 janvier 2020

Cartier, Turtle brooch, 1950-1960

Cartier, Turtle brooch, 1950-1960, 18 ct gold and diamonds. Signed and numbered. © Cabinet of Curiosities-Honourable Silver Objects. CABINET OF CURIOSITIES-HONOURABLE SILVER OBJECTS, Stand 124b at BRAFA, 26 janvier-2 février 2020
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21 janvier 2020

Véronique Bamps, Stand 44b at BRAFA, 26 janvier-2 février 2020

Castellani, Rome circa 1880, Archaeological style necklace. Gold, natural pearls and rubies. © Véronique Bamps A similar necklace belongs to the collections of the Capitolines Museums in Rome    Cartier, Paris circa 1935. Art-deco bracelet in gold. © Véronique Bamps    Suzanne Belperron, Paris between 1955 and 1969, 'Tonneau' earclips. Platinum and white gold, diamonds and natural pearls. Maker mark of Darde et Fils, 3.3 cm x 2.3 cm. © Véronique Bamps
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18 décembre 2019

An impressive pair of diamond earrings, Cartier

Lot 92. An impressive pair of diamond earrings, Cartier. Estimate $75,000 - $95,000. Sold for US$ 85,000. © Bonhams. each suspending pendants featuring three pear-shaped brilliant-cut diamonds, weighing from 1.43 to 2.55 carats, surmounted by a pair of round brilliant-cut diamonds; signed Cartier, no. 864421; estimated total diamond weight: 13.59 carats; mounted in platinum; length: 1 1/4 in. Accompanied by GIA report # 2205067157, dated February 20, 2019, stating the 1.43 carat pear-shaped... [Lire la suite]
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06 décembre 2019

The FINE JEWELS sale achieves a total of €6,245,000/ £5,283,418/ $6,937,128 at Christie's Paris

Paris – The Jewellery department is pleased with the solid results achieved today, despite today’s national strike. Collectors are continuously eager to acquire rare stones of prestigious provenances, especially couloured diamonds such as an Orangy-Pink diamond-ring which had been acquired for €646,000 against a presale estimate of €70,000-80,000 and a fancy light pink diamond-ring by de Beers realised €310,000, more than six times its low estimate of €50,000. Further highlights included a rectangular cut-corned diamond... [Lire la suite]
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25 novembre 2019

An art deco lacquer and enamel desk clock, by Cartier, circa 1930

Lot 150. An art deco lacquer and enamel desk clock, by Cartier, circa 1930. Estimate £10,000 - £15,000. Courtesy Bonham's.  The square black lacquer case on a stepped plinth, the silver coloured square dial with enamelled Roman numerals and hands, in a shaped frame of geometric design applied with red lacquer decoration, dial signed Cartier, movement signed European Watch & Clock Co. Inc., 16.7cm x 16.0cm x 8.8cm, fitted maker's case. Bonham's. London Jewels, December 4, 2019 2:00 PM... [Lire la suite]
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25 novembre 2019

An Art-Deco Lapis lazuli, moonstone and diamond minute repeating desk clock, by Cartier, circa 1910

Lot 134. An Art-Deco Lapis lazuli, moonstone and diamond minute repeating desk clock, by Cartier, circa 1910. Estimate £10,000 - £15,000. Courtesy Bonham's.  The rectangular lapis lazuli case, with a sugarloaf cabochon moonstone push-piece and gold and enamel monogram on the top, the circular white dial with Arabic numerals and fine rose-cut diamond arrow hands, within a gold engraved bezel, dial signed Cartier, baseplate numbered 91883, movement signed Nocturne, 7.5cm x 5.3cm x 4.2cm, fitted maker's... [Lire la suite]
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25 novembre 2019

A gold, enamel and agate minute repeating carriage clock, by Cartier, circa 1920

Lot 136. A gold, enamel and agate minute repeating carriage clock, by Cartier, circa 1920. Estimate £12,000 - £18,000. Courtesy Bonham's.  The rectangular gold case decorated with striped black enamel, on an agate base with gold bead work detail and agate push-piece, the silver guilloché enamel dial with Roman numerals and stylised fleur-de-lys gold hands, the bezel applied with a white and gold enamel laurel leaf border, dial signed Cartier, movement signed Nocturne, brass plaque to underside signed... [Lire la suite]
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25 novembre 2019

An enamel, rock crystal and diamond strut clock, by Cartier, circa 1918-1919

Lot 135. An enamel, rock crystal and diamond strut clock, by Cartier, circa 1918-1919. Estimate £12,000 - £18,000. Courtesy Bonham's.  The circular rock crystal case decorated with a rose-cut diamond border, the two-toned blue guilloché enamel dial with finely pierced rose-cut diamond hands, within a white enamel chapter ring bearing gold leaf Roman numerals between fluerette motifs, reverse backed in silver with a rock crystal strut, caseback signed Cartier, numbered 11696, diameter 8.5cm, fitted... [Lire la suite]
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25 novembre 2019

An art deco nephrite and aventurine quartz partners clock, by Cartier, circa 1930

Lot 151. An art deco nephrite and aventurine quartz partners clock, by Cartier, circa 1930. Estimate £15,000 - £20,000. Courtesy Bonham's.  Double-sided, the octagonal nephrite case with carved tiling and an aventurine quartz base and stepped pediment, the cream dials with applied black enamelled Roman numerals, black enamelled and hands and a gold bezel, dials signed Cartier, base plate signed Cartier, numbered 2130, 13.0cm x 10.0cm x 7.0cm. Bonham's. London Jewels, December 4, 2019 2:00 PM... [Lire la suite]
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25 novembre 2019

A rock crystal, diamond and silver travelling timepiece, by Cartier, circa 1928

Lot 147. A rock crystal, diamond and silver travelling timepiece, by Cartier, circa 1928. Estimate £15,000 - £20,000. Courtesy Bonham's.  The square rock crystal frame with shaped corners and bezelled edges, with a circular two-tone silver guilloché enamel dial with Roman numerals and rose-cut diamond-set hands, surrounded by a rose-cut diamond-set bezel and four single-cut and step-cut diamond geometric motifs, on rock crystal hinged stand, dial signed Cartier, case back numbered 6470 CG 23781, London... [Lire la suite]
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