27 juin 2018

HANCOCKS, Stand B4 at at Masterpiece London 2018

William Ruser, Diamond, ruby and platinum 'Orchestra' bracelet, attributed to Ruser, circa 1940. Courtesy Hancocks. Bracelet designed as a row of eight orchestral musicians plus a conductor in the centre, the figures all set with a round cabochon star ruby forming the body with diamond set head, arms and legs and feet accented with black onyx, each musician plays a different instrument including timpani, cello, grand piano and harp and is joined by baguette diamond-set links. Provenance: Previously in the personal jewellery... [Lire la suite]

30 juin 2017

Sandra Cronan Ltd at Masterpiece London 2017

Raymond Yard. An aquamarine and white opal dress of asymmetric design clip by Yard. Four tapered silvers of opal are set into two diagonally opposing corners with two rows of diamond running up each side of the emerald cut aquamarine. Mounted in platinum. American, circa 1933. Sandra Cronan Ltd, Stand D 15 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD A pair of Egyptian Revival earrings of circular design, featuring a central sphynx in relief, bordered by coloured enamel heiroglyphics. English, circa 1885. Sandra Cronan Ltd,... [Lire la suite]
18 mars 2017

An Egyptian Revival Diamond and Multi-gem Bracelet by LaCloche Freres, circa 1925

An Egyptian Revival Diamond and Multi-gem Bracelet by LaCloche Freres, circa 1925 © FD Gallery Composed of three main panels, the central panel depicting a sphinx amongst ancient Egyptian symbols, flanked by two panels depicting the Egyptian god Horus, the three panels within buff-top calibré-cut sapphire borders, set throughout with round, old European and single-cut diamonds, further decorated with buff-top calibré-cut emeralds and rubies .
30 janvier 2016

Secrets of the Pyramids: Is Another Egyptian Revival on the Horizon?

Egyptian Revival Clock Garniture, Circa 1885. M.S. Rau Antiques, New Orleans. Coffins, mummies, pyramids and ancient tombs – words that seem more at home in a film script have been recently seen flooding headlines. Archeologists and Egyptologists seem on the brink of a major discovery that would rock both the academic world and popular culture. With stories about cosmic particles and secret chambers in the Great Pyramids to the burial site of one particularly famous ancient Egyptian, Queen Nefertiti, eyes are looking to... [Lire la suite]
29 juillet 2015

An exceptionally rare gem-set Egyptian Revival pendent sautoir, by Van Cleef & Arpels

An exceptionally rare gem-set Egyptian Revival pendent sautoir, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Estimate CHF440,000 - CHF580,000 ($320,233 - $422,125). Price Realized CHF465,500 ($338,792). Photo Christie's Image Ltfd 1998. The pendant designed as a pavé-set diamond panel with central seated figure of Maat in domed calibré-cut rubies to the chevron border with lotus flower terminals and gem-set fringe, suspended by a series of twelve shaped rectangular panels, each depicting a falcon, with collet and buckle spacers to the ruby,... [Lire la suite]
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11 août 2014

Back on Van Cleef & Arpels Art Deco Jewelry at Christie's, 17 November 1998, Geneva

An exceptionally rare gem-set Egyptian Revival pendent sautoir, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 1998 The pendant designed as a pavé-set diamond panel with central seated figure of Maat in domed calibré-cut rubies to the chevron border with lotus flower terminals and gem-set fringe, suspended by a series of twelve shaped rectangular panels, each depicting a falcon, with collet and buckle spacers to the ruby, emerald and diamond winged scarab clasp,December 1924, 75.5 cm., with French assay marks, in a... [Lire la suite]
31 mars 2012

Egyptian Revival Carved Lapis Lazuli, Enamel, Gold Pendant

Egyptian Revival Carved Lapis Lazuli, Enamel, Gold PendantI Photo Heritage auctions The pendant features a carved lapis lazuli scarab measuring 30.00 x 20.00 mm, enhanced by red, blue and white enamel applied on 14k gold. Gross weight 19.80 grams.  Dimensions: 2-5/8 inches x 2 inches Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000. Heritage auctions. 2012 April 30 Jewelry Signature Auction- New York
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