16 avril 2017

Gold and Coloured Diamond Necklace, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1910

Lot 79. Gold and Coloured Diamond Necklace, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1910. Estimate $40,000–60,000. Photo: Sotheby's. The pear-shaped pendant centering an articulated antique pear-shaped diamond of yellow hue weighing approximately 3.15 carats, the borders decorated with gold wirework and beadwork, topped by a larger openwork gold bead, suspended from a chain spaced at intervals with smaller gold beads, length 16 inches, signed Tiffany & Co.; circa 1910.  ... [Lire la suite]

16 avril 2017

Gold, citrine, pearl and enamel pendant-necklace, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1915–1920

Lot 74. Gold, citrine, pearl and enamel pendant-necklace, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1915–1920. Estimate $75,000–100,000. Photo: Sotheby's. Supporting an oval-shaped pendant centering a cushion-cut citrine within a pearl frame, bordered by leaves and grape clusters highlighted in autumnal hues of orange, gold, green and purple, the reverse of the pendant designed as a bird's nest decorated with enameled leaves, suspended from a foliate chain of similar design, accented by two additional... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2017

18-karat gold, lapis lazuli, emerald and coloured diamond brooch, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, 1915–1930

Lot 70. 18-karat gold, lapis lazuli, emerald and coloured diamond brooch, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, 1915–1930. Estimate $6,000–8,000. Photo: Sotheby's. The rectangular lapis lazuli plaque set at the sides with two cabochon emeralds measuring approximately 7.7 by 5.4 by 5.7 mm, the frame additionally set with six old European-cut diamonds of yellow hue weighing approximately .50 carat, gross weight approximately 14 dwts, signed Tiffany & Co.; 1915-1930. Exhibited: Shelburne... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2017

Gold and favrile glass ‘Beetle’ necklace, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1910

Lot 78. Gold and favrile glass ‘Beetle’ necklace, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1910. Estimate $50,000–70,000. Photo: Sotheby's. The two row necklace composed of 24 favrile glass scarabs spaced by gold beadwork columns, length 14 inches, signed Tiffany & Co., numbered 243 and 883, with French import mark; circa 1910.. Note: Louis Comfort Tiffany’s aesthetic was driven by a deep admiration of nature and the conviction that artistic virtuosity reigns over intrinsic value.... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2017

Platinum, moonstone and sapphire brooch, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1915.

Lot 72. Platinum, moonstone and sapphire brooch, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1915. Estimate $15,000–20,000. Photo: Sotheby's. The elongated design set with three oval-shaped cabochon moonstones, accented by four smaller round cabochon moonstones, accented by round and French-cut sapphires, signed Tiffany & Co.; circa 1915. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels Including the Legendary Stotesbury Emerald, New York, 25 Apr 2017, 10:00 AM
14 avril 2017

Gold, lapis lazuli and jade bracelet, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1915

  Lot 71. Gold, lapis lazuli and jade bracelet, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1915. Estimate $15,000–20,000. Photo: Sotheby's. Designed as a series of openwork scrollwork plaques set with lapis lazuli cabochons, joined by links composed of jade beads, gross weight approximately 24 dwts, length 6½ inches, signed Tiffany & Co.; circa 1915. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels Including the Legendary Stotesbury Emerald, New York, 25 Apr 2017, 10:00 AM

14 avril 2017

Gold, opal and enamel brooch, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1905

Lot 68. Gold, opal and enamel brooch, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1905. Estimate $12,000–15,000. Photo: Sotheby's. Centering an oval-shaped cabochon opal within openwork foliate surrounds, flanked by two smaller cabochon opals, decorated with leaves applied with translucent green enamel, gross weight approximately 8 dwts, signed Tiffany & Co.; circa 1905. Exhibited: Shelburne Museum, Natural Beauties: Jewelry From Art Nouveau to Now, Shelburne, Vermont, 15 November... [Lire la suite]
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13 avril 2017

Group of Gold, Black Opal, Enamel and Colored Stone Jewelry, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1905-1920

Lot 76. Group of Gold, Black Opal, Enamel and Colored Stone Jewelry, Tiffany & Co., Designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, circa 1905-1920. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's.  Comprising a necklace, brooch and pair of pendant-earrings decorated with grape clusters and leaves applied with multi-colored translucent enamel, accented by small round green garnets sapphires and citrines, each piece set with a cabochon opal, the reverse of the pendant-earrings highlighted with additional... [Lire la suite]
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06 septembre 2016

Important Jewels at Sotheby's New York, 22 september 2016

From Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels to David Webb and beyond, the September 22nd sale of Important Jewels in New York is headlined by a vast selection of signed jewels from a variety of celebrated makers. Classic white diamonds, such as this 27.35 carat oval-shaped diamond, and colored stones are also on offer in this first sale of the fall auction season. Whether you are seeking bold gold looks for daytime or diamond-set dazzlers for the evening, the Important Jewels sale will ensure your fall gets off to a fashion-forward start.... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2015

Tiffany jewelry trio highlight turn-of-the-century design brilliance at auction

  Antique Multi-Stone, Gold Collar Necklace, Paulding Farnham. Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000. © 2015 Heritage Auctions. DALLAS, TX.- A simply stunning Tiffany & Co. antique Multi-Stone, Gold Collar Necklace, designed by legendary Tiffany & Co. designer Paulding Farnham for his prominent New York in-laws — and descended in that same family for more than a century — leads a trio of exquisite Tiffany & Co. designed featured in Heritage Auctions' Dec. 7, 2015 Jewelry Signature® Auction. "Paulding... [Lire la suite]