03 mai 2017

Magnificent diamonds, artist jewelry and historic pieces achieves strong prices at Bonhams London April Fine Jewellery sale

Lot 141. A 10.28 carats Type IIa diamond single-stone ring, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Estimate £150,000 - 200,000 (US$190,000 - 250,000). Sold for £311,000 (€368,308). Photo: Bonhams. An impressive 10.28 carats diamond single-stone ring by Van Cleef & Arpels caught the eyes of buyers around the world as it sold for £311,000 at Bonhams London Fine Jewellery sale this week (27 April 2017). The E colour marquise-cut diamond, classified as Type IIa, meaning that it has been recognised as... [Lire la suite]

21 avril 2017

An elegant Art deco Ceylon sapphire, diamond and seed pearl bracelet, by Cartier

Lot 328. An elegant Art deco Ceylon sapphire, diamond and seed pearl bracelet, by Cartier. Estimate USD 600,000 - USD 800,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. Centering upon a square-cut sapphire, weighing approximately 35.53 carats, flanked on either side by twin baguette-cut diamonds, circular-cut diamond rectangular links and calibré-cut sapphire spacers, joined to the six-strand seed pearl bracelet, enhanced by a clasp of similar design, circa 1925, 6 1/4 ins., mounted in platinum. Signed Cartier, no.... [Lire la suite]
21 avril 2017

An important pair of Art deco diamond bracelets, by Cartier

Lot 327. An important pair of Art deco diamond bracelets, by Cartier. Estimate USD 700,000 - USD 1,000,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. Each composed of three independent circular, navette, marquise and baguette-cut diamond lines, intersected by pavé-set diamond sculpted motifs, circa 1930, 6 5/8 ins. and 6 7/8 ins., mounted in platinum, may also be worn as a choker of 13¼ ins. Each signed Cartier, nos. 8410, 8354, 822 Provenance: Formerly from the Collection of Doris DukePreviously... [Lire la suite]
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11 avril 2017

An Art Deco jadeite jade and gem-set pendant necklace, French

Lot 21. An Art Deco jadeite jade and gem-set pendant necklace, French. Estimate US$ 20,000 - 30,000 (€19,000 - 28,000). Photo: Bonhams. centering a carved jadeite jade pendant, measuring approximately 38.0 x 51.4 x 4.9mm, accented by a sapphire, ruby and diamond-set bail, to the necklace composed of spherical and cylindrical black onyx beads, interspersed with emeralds, rubies and diamonds; with French assay marks; estimated total diamond weight: 1.15 carats; mounted in platinum and 18k gold; length: 29... [Lire la suite]
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11 avril 2017

An art deco diamond, sapphire, spinel and black onyx dress clip, circa 1925

  Lot 17. An art deco diamond, sapphire, spinel and black onyx dress clip, circa 1925. Estimate US$ 5,000 - 7,000 (€4,700 - 6,600). Photo: Bonhams. of openwork geometric design, set with old mine and old European-cut diamonds, enhanced by a round mixed-cut spinel and an oval-shaped sapphire, highlighted by calibré-cut onyx; estimated total diamond weight: 2.30 carats; mounted in platinum; length: 1 3/8in. Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY, 24 Apr 2017, 15:00 EDT, NEW YORK   
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11 avril 2017

An Art Deco Colombian emerald and diamond ring, circa 1925

Lot 10. An Art Deco Colombian emerald and diamond ring, circa 1925. Estimate US$ 7,000 - 9,000 (€6,600 - 8,500). Photo: Bonhams. centering a triangular step-cut emerald, weighing approximately 3.70 carats, accented by calibre-cut emeralds, old European and baguette-cut diamonds, set overall in an asymmetrical mount; estimated total diamond weight: 2.10 carats; mounted in platinum; size 6 Accompanied by AGL report # CS 1079264, dated October 21, 2016, stating the central emerald as: Colombian origin,... [Lire la suite]
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22 mars 2017

An Art Deco diamond bracelet, by Lacloche Frères

Lot 98. An Art Deco diamond bracelet, by Lacloche Frères. Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 35,000. Price realised USD 31,250 © Christie’s Images Limited 2016. Designed as an openwork single and old mine-cut diamond openwork band of geometric design, bordered by old mine-cut diamonds, mounted in platinum and 18k white gold, circa 1930, with French assay mark; and an extension, designed as a green velvet band, bracelet 7 1/8 ins., extension 6 5/8 ins., may be worn as a choker necklace, 13 3/4... [Lire la suite]
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22 mars 2017

An Art Deco gem and diamond bracelet, by Lacloche Frères

Lot 195. An Art Deco gem and diamond bracelet, by Lacloche Frères. Estimate GBP 25,000 - GBP 45,000 (USD 30,975 - USD 55,755). Price realised GBP 37,500 (USD 46,800) © Christie’s Images Limited 2016. The articulated strap designed as a series of brilliant and single-cut diamond scroll motifs, accented by buff top onyx detail, interspersed by diamond and channel-set emerald linear borders, to a concealed clasp, circa 1920, 18.1cm, French assay marks for platinum and gold. Signed... [Lire la suite]
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19 mars 2017

An Art Deco coral, lapis lazuli, enamel and diamond "Poiret rose" vanity case, by Lacloche Frères

Lot 1155. An Art Deco coral, lapis lazuli, enamel and diamond "Poiret rose" vanity case, by Lacloche Frères. Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000. Price realised USD 74,500 © Christie's Images Ltd 2009 The rectangular black enamel and 18k gold case framed by rose-cut diamonds, the lid set with carved red coral roses each with a rose-cut diamond pistil, extending lapis lazuli leaves with rose-cut diamond veining, the pearl pushpiece opening to reveal a fitted mirror, a covered lipstick holder and a covered compact... [Lire la suite]
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19 mars 2017

An Art Deco hardstone and diamond clock, by Lacloche Frères

Lot 315. An Art Deco hardstone and diamond clock, by Lacloche Frères. Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 25,000 (USD 22,800 - USD 38,000). Price realised GBP 50,000 (USD 76,650) © Christie's Images Ltd 2015 The rectangular amber case with inset carved lapis lazuli dial, rose-cut diamond Arabic numerals and similarly-set arrow hands, flanked to either side by a fluted aventurine quartz, lapis lazuli and rose-cut diamond column, with similarly composed stepped surmount, raised on spherical aventurine quartz feet and further amber and... [Lire la suite]
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