15 avril 2018

A pair of white topaz, black jade and gold 'Five Stone' cuff bracelets, by Verdura

Lot 134. A pair of white topaz, black jade and gold 'Five Stone' cuff bracelets, by Verdura. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2018 Each centering upon a five-stone square and rectangular-cut white topaz and gold plaque, to the black jade hinged cuff bracelet, 2 1/4 ins., mounted in 18k gold, each in a Verdura blue leather case. Each signed Verdura. Please note that two of the white topazes in one cuff are damaged and will be replaced for the purchaser by Christie's. ... [Lire la suite]
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16 mars 2018

A Platinum and Diamond Double Feather Brooch, Verdura, 1956

Lot 892. A Platinum and Diamond Double Feather Brooch, Verdura, 1956. Estimate 10,000 – 15,000 USD. Lot sold 50,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 designed as curved feathers, set with two old mine-cut diamonds together weighing approximately 2.45 carats, further enhanced by numerous old mine, single, and baguette-cut diamonds, weighing approximately 15.50 carats, unsigned; may be worn as two clips.  Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York, 24 sept.... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2018

A Platinum and Diamond ‘Leaf and Flower’ Bracelet, Verdura, 1954

Lot 893. A Platinum and Diamond ‘Leaf and Flower’ Bracelet, Verdura, 1954. Estimate 50,000 – 70,000 USD. Lot sold 68,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 designed as a meandering flowering vine, set with numerous old mine and old European-cut diamonds weighing approximately 25.00 carats, length 6½ inches, unsigned; with fitted and signed box.  Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York, 24 sept. 2012
16 mars 2018

A Platinum and Diamond ‘Rosebud’ Brooch, Verdura, France, 1958

Lot 894. A Platinum and Diamond ‘Rosebud’ Brooch, Verdura, France, 1958. Estimate 20,000 – 30,000 USD. Lot sold 92,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 Set with 206 round diamonds and 29 baguette diamonds weighing approximately 22.00 carats, partially signed Verdura, Made in France; with box.   Note: In 1934, after years of working as a textile and jewelry designer for Coco Chanel in Paris, Fulco di Verdura took the advice of Diana Vreeland, the fashion journalist and later Vogue editor, and... [Lire la suite]
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16 mars 2018

A Pair of Platinum, Emerald and Diamond Earclips, Verdura

Lot 901. A Pair of Platinum, 14.25 carats Emerald and Diamond Earclips, Verdura. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 USD. Lot sold 152,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2012 set with two round cabochon emeralds weighing approximately 14.25 carats, framed and surmounted by round and marquise-shaped diamonds weighing approximately 19.90 carats, signed Verdura, circa 1965; with signed box. Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York, 24 sept. 2012
18 février 2018

Diamond ring, Verdura

Lot 125. 8.04 carats, F color, VS1 clarity Diamond ring, Verdura. Estimate 175,000 — 225,000  USD. Lot sold 336,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2007 The square emerald-cut diamond weighing 8.04 carats, framed by small round diamonds set on the prongs and shoulders, mounted in platinum, signed Verdura. With signed box.  Accompanied by GIA report no. 15316421 stating that the diamond is F color, VS1 clarity; together with original working diagram stating that the stone... [Lire la suite]
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18 février 2018

Fancy yellow diamond cocktail ring, Verdura, circa 1960

Lot 126. 29.15 carats SI1 clarity Fancy yellow diamond cocktail ring, Verdura, circa 1960. Estimate 180,000 — 220,000  USD. Lot sold 432,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2007 Set with a cushion-shaped diamond of fancy yellow color weighing 29.15 carats, held within rounded claws pavé-set with small round diamonds, mounted in gold and platinum, size 5¼.  Literature: The present ring is illustrated in Verdura, by Patricia Corbett, p. 154. Note: Accompanied by GIA report... [Lire la suite]
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05 avril 2017

Fancy vivid colored diamonds, Art deco classics and rare jewelry from Cartier, Verdura and René Boivin headline Bonhams New York

  Photo: Bonhams. NEW YORK - Fancy vivid colored diamonds, an impressive selection of jewelry from Cartier, Verdura and René Boivin, along with highly collectable pieces from the Art Deco and 1960s and 1970s eras headline Bonhams New York Fine Jewelry sale next month (24 April 2017). Leading the sale is An Important Fancy Colored Diamond and Diamond Ring estimated at US$400,000-600,000. The ring centers on an old European brilliant-cut Fancy Vivid Yellow diamond, weighing 6.32 carats, which is set between two... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2017

Verdura, Theodora Pendant Brooch

Verdura, Theodora Pendant Brooch © Verdura Cabochon emeralds  faceted rubies,blue sapphires, yellow sapphires and mixed-cut semi-precious stones set in 18k yellow gold mount.  Can be worn as pendant.  $52,500
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16 mars 2017

Verdura, Ravenna Pendant Brooch

 Verdura, Ravenna Pendant Brooch © Verdura Faceted rubies, blue sapphires, yellow sapphires and faceted colored stones set in 18k yellow gold mount.  Can also be worn as pendant.   $42,500
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