26 juin 2017

Exhibition 'Reigning Men' traces 300 years of men's fashionable dress

Johnson Hartig, American, born 1962; for Libertine, “Ensemble” (detail), Fall/Winter 2009-10; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, gift of Johnson Hartig. Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA. SAINT LOUIS, MO.- The Saint Louis Art Museum is presenting Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear, 1715–2015, an exhibition that celebrates a rich history of restraint and resplendence in menswear. The ticketed exhibition is on view from June 25 through Sept. 17. Featuring more than 150 looks, Reigning Men traces cultural influences over... [Lire la suite]

03 mai 2017

Art Deco Platinum, Diamond, Carved Emerald and Ruby Bead and Diamond 'Tutti Frutti' Brooch, Mauboussin, France, circa 1925

Lot 288. Art Deco Platinum, Diamond, Carved Emerald and Ruby Bead and Diamond 'Tutti Frutti' Brooch, Mauboussin, France, circa 1925. Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000. Sold for $22,500. Photo Doyle The modified geometric basket with handle centering one barrel-shaped carved emerald bead, flanked by 2 melon-shaped carved emerald beads, embellished by 3 oval carved emerald and ruby beads, set throughout with old European and single-cut diamonds, accented by 16 square-cut, 13 baguette, one trapezoid and 6... [Lire la suite]
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03 mai 2017

Gold, Multicolored Cultured Pearl, Cabochon Ruby and Diamond Bracelet, René Boivin, France

Lot 249; Gold, Multicolored Cultured Pearl, Cabochon Ruby and Diamond Bracelet, René Boivin, France. Estimate: $18,000 - $22,000. Sold for $25,000. Photo Doyle 18 kt, composed of a tapered flexible web of circle links, set with 22 very light to dark gray, white, light golden and taupe pearls approximately 9.8 to 8.8 mm., highlighted by 48 round and oval cabochon rubies, completed by a buckle clasp set with 26 round diamonds approximately 1.45 cts., signed René Boivin, no. 9028, with maker's mark and French... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2017

Pair of Silver and Lacquer Cufflinks, Gérard Sandoz, France, circa 1929

Lot 44. Pair of Silver and Lacquer Cufflinks, Gérard Sandoz, France, circa 1929. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. The square-shaped cufflinks with red, black and eggshell lacquer applied in geometric motifs, signed Gérard Sandoz, with French assay and workshop marks; circa 1929.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels Including the Legendary Stotesbury Emerald, New York, 25 Apr 2017, 10:00 AM 
18 avril 2017

Silver and Lacquer Pendant-Necklace, Jean Fouquet, France, 1928-1929

Lot 46. Silver and Lacquer Pendant-Necklace, Jean Fouquet, France, 1928-1929. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. The circular pendant with two bombé columns, one applied with black lacquer and the other applied with mint green lacquer, suspending a black silk tassel and completed by a black silk cord, length 29 inches, signed Jean Fouquet, with French assay mark; 1928-1929. Provenance: Formerly From the Collection of Karl Lagerfeld. Exhibited: Bijoux Art Déco et... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2017

Silver, Gold, Coral and Enamel Ring, Jean Després, France, circa 1930

Lot 45. Silver, Gold, Coral and Enamel Ring, Jean Després, France, circa 1930. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Centering a rectangular coral cabochon, accented at the sides with black enamel, size 4, signed J. Després, with partial French assay and maker's marks; circa 1930.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels Including the Legendary Stotesbury Emerald, New York, 25 Apr 2017, 10:00 AM 
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18 avril 2017

Silver Bracelet, Jean Després, France, circa 1930

Lot 42. Silver Bracelet, Jean Després, France, circa 1930. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. The rectangle-shaped hammered silver panels centering textured bombé accents and bordered by linear motifs, spaced by polished silver links, length 7¼ inches, signed J. Després, with French assay and maker's marks; circa 1930.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels Including the Legendary Stotesbury Emerald, New York, 25 Apr 2017, 10:00 AM 
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17 avril 2017

Platinum, Colored Stone and Diamond Brooch, Mauboussin, France

Lot 98. Platinum, Colored Stone and Diamond Brooch, Mauboussin, France, circa 1930. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's.  Designed as a jardinière decorated with carved and buff-topped rubies and emeralds, accented by carved sapphires, set with variously-cut diamonds weighing approximately 3.80 carats, signed Mauboussin-France, numbered 1234, with French assay marks; circa 1930. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels Including the Legendary Stotesbury Emerald, New York, 25 Apr 2017, 10:00 AM
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17 avril 2017

Platinum, Sapphire and Diamond Bracelet, Harry Winston, France

Lot 91. Platinum, Sapphire and Diamond Bracelet, Harry Winston, France. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Set with nine oval-shaped sapphires weighing 30.38 carats, accented by round and marquise-shaped diamonds weighing 35.06 carats, length 7 inches, signed Winston, with French assay and workshop marks.  Accompanied by AGL report no. 1081156 stating that eight of the sapphires are of Thai origin and one sapphire is of Ceylon origin, all with no indications of heating. ... [Lire la suite]
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17 avril 2017

Platinum, Diamond and Sapphire Bracelet, Charles Holl, France, circa 1930

Lot 250. Platinum, Diamond and Sapphire Bracelet, Charles Holl, France, circa 1930. Estimate 90,000 — 110,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. The highly flexible design set with numerous old European-cut diamonds weighing approximately 18.50 carats, with navette-shaped panels set with baguette, trapeze and triangle-shaped sapphires, length 7¼ inches, numbered 56277, with French assay and maker's marks; circa 1930.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels Including the Legendary Stotesbury Emerald, New... [Lire la suite]
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