08 avril 2019

Deux chefs-d'oeuvre emblématiques de deux périodes clés de l'histoire de la joaillerie chez Sotheby's Genève

Genève – Au mois de mai prochain à Genève, Sotheby’s offrira deux chefs-d’œuvre emblématiques de deux périodes clés de l’histoire de la joaillerie. Dans la foulée de la vente record des Bijoux Royaux de la Famille Bourbon-Parme en novembre dernier, ces deux bijoux jouissent d’une provenance prestigieuse : tous deux ont fait partie des collections de femmes influentes qui ont marqué leur temps par leur élégance et leur style. Le premier est un sublime collier Art Déco en émeraudes et diamants certainement créé par Van... [Lire la suite]

03 décembre 2018

Exquisite Emerald and Diamond Necklace, Emerald and Diamond Pendants & Emerald and Diamond Ring, Harry Winston

Lot 354. Exquisite Emerald and Diamond Necklace, Harry Winston. Estimate USD 700,000 - USD 1,000,000. Price realised USD 780,500.  © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Twenty graduated square-cut emeralds, marquise-cut diamonds, platinum, 14 ins., may be separated into four segments and worn as a shorter necklace of 13 ¼ ins. or two bracelets of 6 ½ and 6 ¾ ins., 1959, unsigned, maker's mark (Jacques Timey), black Harry Winston envelope pouch.  Harry Winston, 2018: Copy of archive letter. AGL, 2018,... [Lire la suite]
20 septembre 2018

An emerald and diamond necklace, David Webb

Sold for US$ 75,000 (€ 63,780). Lot 101. An emerald and diamond necklace, David Webb. Estimate US$ 80,000 - 120,000 (€ 69,000 - 100,000). Sold for US$ 75,000 (€ 63,780). © Bonhams 2001-2018 set with four graduated rows of emerald beads, interspersed by openwork panels pavé-set with round brilliant-cut diamonds, further accented by similarly cut diamond-set rondelles; signed David Webb; accompanied by a signed pouch; estimated total diamond weight: 23.65 carats; mounted in platinum and 18k gold;... [Lire la suite]
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08 septembre 2018

An emerald and diamond necklace, bracelet, earring and ring suite, by Chatila

Lot 127. A Colombian emerald and diamond necklace, bracelet, earring and ring suite, by Chatila. Estimate £ 200,000 - 300,000 (€ 220,000 - 330,000). Sold for £ 656,750 (€ 740,166).  © Bonhams 2001-2018 The necklace designed as a stylised garland of marquise, pear, and brilliant-cut diamond floral and foliate clusters, with five step-cut emeralds at the centre, suspending a similarly-set pendant set with a step-cut emerald weighing 40.34 carats, the bracelet, pair of pendent earrings and ring of matching... [Lire la suite]
11 avril 2018

An Exquisite Emerald and Diamond Necklace, Tiffany & Co.

Lot 134. An Exquisite Emerald and Diamond Necklace, Tiffany & Co. Estimate 700,000 — 900,000 USD. Lot Sold 855,000 USD. © Sotheby’s Composed of a line of 16 marquise-shaped diamonds alternating with 16 step-cut emeralds, length 14 inches, signed Tiffany & Co. Formerly from the Collection of Betsey Cushing Whitney. Sotheby’s New York, October 19, 1998, The Estate of Betsey Cushing Whitney, lot 91. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, New York, 18 avr. 2018, 10:00... [Lire la suite]
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16 mars 2018

A Platinum, 18 Karat Gold, Emerald and Diamond Necklace, Bulgari, 1959

Lot 900. A Platinum, 18 Karat Gold, Emerald and Diamond Necklace, Bulgari, 1959. Estimate 250,000 — 350,000 USD. Lot sold 686,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 centering a flexible composition of 13 emerald drops weighing approximately 71.00 carats, further enhanced with 14 cabochon emeralds weighing approximately 41.00 carats accented by 14 marquise-shaped diamonds weighing approximately 8.50 carats, and set throughout with numerous round diamonds weighing approximately... [Lire la suite]
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19 février 2018

Emerald and Diamond Necklace

Lot 362. Emerald and Diamond Necklace. Estimate 250,000 — 300,000 USD. Lot sold 270,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2007 The front decorated with a fringe of 7 emerald-cut emeralds suspended from a necklace set with 8 additional emerald-cut emeralds alternating with diamond-set foliate clusters, the total emerald weight approximately 55.00 carats, set throughout with 14 marquise-shaped and 372 round diamonds weighing a total of approximately 61.50 carats, mounted in... [Lire la suite]
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08 mai 2017

Emerald and diamond necklace, late 19th century

Lot 28. Emerald and diamond necklace, late 19th century. Estimate CHF 55,000 — 85,000. Photo: Sotheby's. Set with cabochon emeralds framed with circular-cut diamonds, alternating with links of floral design set with cushion-shaped and rose diamonds, supporting a detachable pendant similarly set, length approximately 415mm.  Accompanied by SSEF report no. 91351, stating that the pear shaped cabochon emerald is of Colombian origin, with a moderate amount of oil in fissures.  Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
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11 avril 2017

Platinum, 18 Karat Gold, Emerald and Diamond Necklace, Greenleaf & Crosby

Lot 94. Platinum, 18 Karat Gold, Emerald and Diamond Necklace, Greenleaf & Crosby.  Estimation 300,000 — 500,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Set with a cushion-cut ruby weighing 4.35 carats, accented by round and marquise-shaped diamonds weighing approximately .65 carat, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered SUO451, size 5.  Accompanied by Gübelin report no. 17025019 stating that the ruby is of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating. Accompanied by an AGL report. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels... [Lire la suite]
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12 octobre 2016

A magnificent emerald and diamond necklace, by Cartier, circa 1937, and matching earrings, once owned by Simón Itturi Patiño

Lot 214. A magnificent emerald and diamond necklace, by Cartier, circa 1937, once owned by Simón Itturi Patiño. Price Realised  CHF 9,125,000 (USD 9,935,280). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2013. Set with twelve octagonal and hexagonal-cut emeralds, weighing a total of approximately 108.74 carats, with twin old European-cut diamond spacers, weighing a total of approximately 59.36 carats, mounted in gold collets with heart-shaped galleries, 1937, modified at a later date to create the pair of earrings en suite (lot... [Lire la suite]