07 septembre 2018

A five carat fancy pink diamond of 'extraordinary beauty' and a tiara belonging to the Churchill family at Bonhams

Lot 139. A fine square-cut Fancy Pink diamond, VS1 clarity, weighing 5.03 carats. Estimate £ 600,000 - 800,000 (€ 670,000 - 890,000). Sold for £ 2,228,750 (€ 2,504,973). © Bonhams 2001-2018 LONDON. - An exceedingly rare and exceptionally beautiful fine Fancy Pink diamond weighing 5.03 carats will headline Bonhams London Fine Jewellery sale this September (26th September). The square-cut Fancy Pink diamond, VS1 clarity, is estimated at £600,000-800,000. Emily Barber, Director of Jewellery at Bonhams... [Lire la suite]

17 avril 2018

Diamond Necklace, Raymond Templier, circa 1950

Lot 215. Diamond Necklace, Raymond Templier, circa 1950. Estimate 75,000 — 100,000 USD. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's. Of braided design, set with old European, single-cut and baguette diamonds, internal circumference 14½ inches, with French assay and maker's marks for Templier; circa 1950.  Sotheby's. The Jeweler’s Eye: The Personal Collection of Fred Leighton New York, 18 Apr 2018, 02:00 PM
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10 septembre 2017

Christie's presents Beyond Boundaries - Magnificent Jewels from a European Collection - From Art Nouveau to Art Déco

Lot 45. An Art Nouveau ‘wasp’ pendant necklace, by René Lalique. Estimate: SFr.80,000-120,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 New York/Geneva/Paris – As announced at the end of July, Christie’s has been entrusted with the sale of masterworks from an important European private collection, Beyond Boundaries: Avant-Garde Masterworks from a European Collection which will be offered throughout the second half of 2017 in New York, Geneva and Paris. This ground-breaking collection was assembled by a couple with a keen... [Lire la suite]
13 juillet 2017

An Art Deco diamond, 18K gold and platinum double brooch, by Raymond Templier

Lot 500. An Art Deco diamond, 18K gold and platinum double brooch, by Raymond Templier. Estimation : 70 000 € / 100 000 € © Hôtel des Ventes de Monte-Carlo en platine et or gris, à motif d'enroulement et de ganses pavés de diamants, l'enroulement centré d'un diamant de taille coussin ancienne pesant 1,50 ct environ, agrémenté de lignes de diamants ronds en gerbes. Se démonte pour former deux clips de forme différente. Poinçons de maître à demi insculpés. Dans son écrin d'origine. Dimensions de... [Lire la suite]
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11 juillet 2015

Raymond Templier, Double-clip Art Déco

Raymond Templier, Double-clip Art Déco. Estimation 30 000 - 40 000 €. Photo: Artcurial En platine (950) et or gris 18k (750), stylisé d'un noeud drapé uni ou serti de diamants taillés à l'ancienne, deux d'entre eux plus importants en serti clos rectangulaire à pans. Poids de chaque diamant : env. 1,50 ct. Dans son écrin. Signé Raymond Templier, poinçon du joaillier illisible. Larg. : 6,1 cm; poids brut : 37,80 g  BIBLIOGRAPHIE  L. Mouillefarine, V. Ristelhueber, Raymond Templier, Le bijou... [Lire la suite]
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28 juin 2014

SIEGELSON at MASTERPIECES London 2014

Suzanne Belperron. The Duchess of Windsor's Chalcedony Suite, Circa 1935. A necklace composed of a double-strand of chalcedony beads and a large flower head clasp with articulated carved blue chalcedony petals centering a cluster of cabochon sapphires, embellished by old-European-cut diamond trim; with French assay marks, set in platinum • 15 round diamonds • 8 cabochon sapphires • With maker’s mark • Length: 14 inches, flower clasp diameter: 2 1⁄8 inches. Belle Époque Diamond and Rock Crystal Corsage Ornament by Cartier, Paris,... [Lire la suite]