14 mars 2017

A Pair of Art Deco Diamond and Platinum Creole Hoop Ear Clips, by Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1935

A Pair of Art Deco Diamond and Platinum Creole Hoop Ear Clips, by Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1935 © FD Gallery.

14 mars 2017

A Natural Pearl, Ruby, Onyx and Diamond Torsade Bracelet, by Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1935

A Natural Pearl, Ruby, Onyx and Diamond Torsade Bracelet, by Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1935 © FD Gallery.
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11 janvier 2017

An important ruby and diamond bracelet, probably Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1935

An important ruby and diamond bracelet, probably Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1935. Sold 349,000 CHF at Sotheby's Geneva, 14 november 2007, lot 375A. Photo: Sotheby's.  The supple bracelet composed of three rows of cushion-shaped and oval rubies, interspersed with geometric plaques set with circular-cut and baguette diamonds, to an openwork clasp designed as a stylised buckle and similarly-set with diamonds, length approximately 180mm, unsigned. The popularity of this type of bracelet amongst the fashionable set of... [Lire la suite]
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06 août 2016

Diamond ring, Van Cleef & Arpels

Lot 396. 8.03 carats H Colour, SI1 Clarity Diamond ring, Van Cleef & Arpels. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 CHF. Lot sold 182,500 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 Of bombé design, set with a circular-cut diamond weighing 8.03 carats, within a border of pear-shaped and brilliant-cut diamonds, size 52, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, partial maker's mark. Accompanied by GIA report no. 2155036409, stating that the diamond is H Colour, SI1 Clarity. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, Geneva,... [Lire la suite]
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06 août 2016

Attractive diamond demi-parure, 'Malines', Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1985

Lot 523. Attractive diamond demi-parure, 'Malines', Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1985. Estimate 190,000 — 285,000 CHF. Lot sold 236,500 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 Comprising: a necklace of lattice design, set with pear-shaped and brilliant-cut diamonds, inner circumference approximately 370mm; the ear clips similarly set, all pieces signed Van Cleef & Arpels and numbered, French assay and maker's marks. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, Geneva, 14 Nov 2012 
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07 juin 2016

Diamond ring, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1950s

Lot 101. Diamond ring, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1950s. Estimate 7,500 — 10,000 GBP. Lot sold 32,500  GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. Designed as two birds, set with brilliant-cut diamonds of yellow and near colourless tint, size H, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered, French assay and maker’s marks Please note that the diamonds of yellow tint have not been tested for natural colour origin.  Sotheby's. Fine Jewels, London | 06 Jun 2016
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28 avril 2016

Very important and unique gem set and diamond demi-parure, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1960s

Lot 493. Very important and unique gem set and diamond demi-parure, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1960s. Estimate 1,440,000 — 2,400,000 CHF (1,316,039 - 2,193,398 EUR). Photo Sotheby's Comprising: a necklace of Indian inspiration, set with variously shaped emeralds and rubies, seed pearls, drop-shaped and a carved emerald, circular-cut, cushion-shaped and a pear-shaped diamond, supporting a detachable pendant set with a cabochon pear-shaped emerald, circular-cut rubies, similarly cut,... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2016

A diamond, emerald, and ruby "Danseuse" brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1944

Lot 86. A diamond, emerald, and ruby "Danseuse" brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1944. Estimate US$50,000 - 70,000 (€44,000 - 62,000). Photo Bonhams.  designed as a ballerina, with a pear-shaped rose-cut diamond face, her sleeves accented with two cushion-cut emeralds and skirt detailed with circular-cut emeralds and rubies; signed Van Cleef & Arpels, no.7033; mounted in 18k gold; length: 2in. Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY, 15:00 EDT, NEW YORK
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08 mars 2015

S.J. Shrubsole, Corp at TEFAF 2015 Antiques

A pair of mother-of-pearl and diamond clips by Mauboussin, Paris, circa 1970. S.J. Shrubsole, Corp (stand 268). TEFAF 2015 Antiques (13-22 March 2015) A pair of chrysoprase and diamond earrings by Wander & Co., Paris, circa 1960. S.J. Shrubsole, Corp (stand 268). TEFAF 2015 Antiques (13-22 March 2015) A pair of green quartzite and gold earrings by Cartier New York, 1973. S.J. Shrubsole, Corp (stand 268). TEFAF 2015 Antiques (13-22 March 2015) A... [Lire la suite]
08 mars 2015

Hancocks at TEFAF 2015 Antiques

Lacloche Frères, Art Deco Chinoiserie Desk Clock, Paris, circa 1925. Mother-of-pearl, carved coral, black lacquer, rose quartz, carved agate, blue enamel and diamonds. Dial decoration by Vladimir Makovsky. Hancocks (stand 243).  TEFAF 2015 Antiques (13-22 March 2015) Though the art of inlay was primarily credited to Far Eastern artisans in the Art Deco period, one European craftsman, the Russian Vladimir Makovsky (1884-1966), is known to have practiced the technique with as much... [Lire la suite]