23 septembre 2015

Lauren Hutton & David Webb Earclips

Lauren Hutton & David Webb Earclips. Photo: Sotheby's These David Webb floral earclips are the perfect match for Lauren Hutton: he is an iconic American jeweler and she is the face of all-American beauty. These ear-hugging vines pair perfectly with Hutton’s plunging neckline and relaxed hairstyle to create a look that is as contemporary today as when it was shot in 1973. Francesco Scavullo (1921-2004), Lauren Hutton, gelatin silver print, the photographer's credit stamp on the reverse, 1973, printed... [Lire la suite]
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23 septembre 2015

Mikhail Baryshnikov & A David Webb Brooch

Mikhail Baryshnikov & A David Webb Brooch. Photo: Sotheby's From his commanding stance to the details on his costume, it is as if Mikhail Baryshnikov was David Webb’s muse when creating this military-inspired brooch. The design, like this portrait, is as powerful as it is playful. Francesco Scavullo (1921-2004), Mikhail Baryshnikov, gelatin silver print, mounted, the Sean Byrnes collection stamp on the reverse, 1981, printed later (Scavullo: 1948-1984, p. 206), 27 7/8  by 18 3/4 ... [Lire la suite]
20 juin 2015

Fine jewels from the collection of Denisa Lady Newborough to be offered at Roseberys

The property of the late Denisa, The Lady Newborough. Cartier: An impressive aquamarine and diamond pendant. Estimate £7,000 – £10,000. Photo Roseberys LONDON.- A 22.47ct aquamarine Cartier pendant from the estate of the late Denisa Lady Newborough will highlight the 288 lot section of Fine Jewels, which comprise part of Roseberys Fine Art auction on Tuesday 30 June. A daring socialite of the 1920s, 30s, 40s, and seemingly of every decade until her death in 1992, Denisa Lady Newborough was... [Lire la suite]
29 juillet 2014

A enamel, diamond and jade long chain by David Webb, circa 1970

David Webb, Années 1970. Important sautoir composé de motifs en or émaillé bleu rehaussés de diamants en serti clos. Photo Tajan. Ils sont séparés par des boules de jade jadéite et des liasses de morceaux de jade poli. Il porte un pendentif fait d'une plaque de jadéite ajourée à décor de bouddha monté en or émaillé rehaussé de petits diamants. Signé WEBB. Poids brut : 534 gr. Longueur : 75 cm environ. Dimensions pendentif : 7,7 x 6,2 cm. Estimation : 65 000 € / 70 000 € Référence : ce sautoir est reproduit dans David... [Lire la suite]
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14 juillet 2014

Jadeite and diamond brooch-pendant and necklace, David Webb

Jadeite and diamond brooch-pendant and necklace, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's Designed as a series of textured links set with carved jadeite plaques, suspending a detachable brooch/ pendant similarly set, highlighted with brilliant-cut diamonds, length approximately 830mm, may be shortened to 435mm, each signed Webb, French import marks, gross weight approximately 227 grams. Estimation 12,000 — 18,000 GBP Accompanied by The Gem & Pearl Laboratory report no. 09285, stating that the jadeite showed no evidence of treatment. ... [Lire la suite]
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30 juin 2014

Symbolic & Chase at MASTERPIECES London 2014

David Webb. A gem-set and diamond chimera bangle. The carved coral bangle embellished with brilliant-cut diamonds within black enamel surrounds, to two chimera heads each accented with a cabochon sapphire, centring on two jade beads, circa 1972, signed Webb, stamped 18k for 18ct gold. Van Cleef & Arpels, A ruby and diamond 'Inséparbles' ring. Designed as two entwined lovebirds, their wings following the contour of the band, pavé-set with circular-cut diamonds, the eyes accented with a cabochon ruby, to a tapering yellow... [Lire la suite]

12 juin 2014

An enamel, ruby and eighteen karat gold "leapfrog" brooch, David Webb

An enamel, ruby and eighteen karat gold "leapfrog" brooch, David Webb. Photo: Bonhams. designed as a white enamel tadpole, with ruby cabochon eyes and gold detail; signed David Webb (partially indistinct); gross weight approximately: 49.1 grams; length: 2 1/2in. Estimate US$ 5,000 - 7,000 (€3,700 - 5,200) Cf. Peltason, Ruth, David Webb, The Quintessential American Jeweler, Assouline Publishing, 2013, p.178 Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY. New York. 17 Jun 2014 - http://www.bonhams.com/
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31 mai 2014

A pair of sapphire and diamond ear clips by David Webb

A pair of sapphire and diamond ear clips by David Webb. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 Each designed as a flower blossom, centering upon a pear-shaped sapphire pistil, extending circular-cut diamond leaves, mounted in platinum. Signed Webb for David Webb. Estimate $7,000 – $10,000 Christie's. IMPORTANT JEWELS, 10 June 2014, New York, Rockefeller Plaza - http://www.christies.com/
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04 mai 2014

Sapphire, ruby and diamond ring, David Webb

Sapphire, ruby and diamond ring, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's. Featuring a cabochon sapphire flanked by circular-cut rubies, framed with brilliant-cut diamonds and pear-shaped rubies, size 57, signed Webb. Estimation 45,000 — 72,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 72246, stating that the sapphire is of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Genève, 13 mai 2014 - http://www.sothebys.com/
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04 mai 2014

Gem set and diamond bracelet, David Webb

Gem set and diamond bracelet, David Webb. Photo Sotheby's. The wide articulated strap of foliate design decorated with leaves and berries of carved rubies, sapphires and emeralds and ruby rondelles, the branches set with brilliant-cut diamonds, accented with black enamel, the clasp set with similar calibré-cut stones, length approximately 210mm, signed David Webb. Estimation 270,000 — 450,000 CHF Accompanied by a letter of authenticity from David Webb, dated 19 February 2010. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels,... [Lire la suite]
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