23 septembre 2015

Linda Evangelista & A Diamond Tassel

Linda Evangelista & A Diamond Tassel. Photo: Sotheby's This photograph begs for a backwards necklace moment à la Anne Hathaway at the 2013 Academy Awards. This delicate diamond-set tassel design, circa 1905, pairs perfectly with Linda Evangelista’s powerful hair and makeup. Francesco Scavullo (1921-2004), Linda Evangelista, gelatin silver print, the photographer's credit stamp on the reverse, 1990 (Scavullo: Photographs, 50 Years p. 125 ); 7 7/8  by 11 3/4 in.  (20 by 30 cm.).... [Lire la suite]

18 février 2015

Natural pearl, seed pearl and diamond necklace, late 19th century

Natural pearl, seed pearl and diamond necklace, late 19th century. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's Designed as two plaques of scroll design, set with circular-cut diamonds and natural pearls, connected by chains set with seed pearls and similarly-cut diamonds, to a later fine link chain, length approximately 400mm, detachable brooch fitting, fitted case.  Accompanied by SSEF report no. 77662, stating that the six pearls tested were found to be natural, saltwater.   ... [Lire la suite]
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02 mai 2014

Natural pearl, seed pearl and diamond necklace, 1920s

Natural pearl, seed pearl and diamond necklace, 1920s. Photo Sotheby's. The open work plaque set at the centre with a button-shaped natural pearl measuring 11.23 x 11.34 x 7.86mm and millegrain-set with circular- and single-cut diamonds, suspending a slightly baroque drop-shaped natural pearl measuring approximately 15.35 x 15.90 x 19.75mm, from a seed pearl, button-shaped natural pearl and diamond set chain, length approximately 540mm, one small diamond deficient. Estimation 72,000 — 125,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no.... [Lire la suite]
09 mai 2013

Seed pearl and diamond necklace, mid-19th century

Seed pearl and diamond necklace, mid-19th century - Sothebys Composed of four rows of seed pearls highlighted at intervals with cushion-shaped and circular-cut diamonds, length of shortest row approximately 370mm. Estimation: 14,500 - 21,500 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève | 14 mai 2013 www.sothebys.com
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