18 juillet 2019

An enamel and gold hunting case minute repeating pocket watch, circa 1930

Lot 5. An enamel portrait depicting Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala and gold hunting case minute repeating pocket watch, circa 1930. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000. Price realised USD 68,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019  Champlevé enamel portrait depicting Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala, enamel coat of arms on the reverse, white enamel dial, 18k gold (British and Swiss hallmarks), 2 ½ ins., case no. 34894, circa 1930. Christie's. Maharajas... [Lire la suite]

23 mai 2019

Christie's announces final details of Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence

  NEW YORK, NY.- Following the success of the global tour of highlights, Christie’s announces final details of the most anticipated jewelry and objects sale of the season, Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence. This landmark auction is poised to be the most valuable and precious collection of jewelry and Mughal objects to ever come to auction. New confirmed details include availability of illustrated digital catalogues, exhibition dates, and sale details. The specially designed exhibition will be open to the public... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2014

India: Jewels that Enchanted the World at The State Museums of Moscow Kremlin

  Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala (cat. 145), Delhi, c. 1911; modern print from original negative; 25 x 17.5 cm. Cartier Archives, Paris, B749 C.K. Moscow - India: Jewels that Enchanted the World, the most comprehensive exhibition of Indian jewellery ever staged, will take place at the State Museums of Moscow Kremlin from 12 April to 27 July 2014. The exhibition examines the legacy of five hundred years of Indian jewellery, from the 17th century to the present day. More than 300 pieces of jewellery... [Lire la suite]