30 septembre 2017

Record price for an item of jewellery at Piguet Auction House

Lot 1698. From the Molly de Balkany Collection, An important Art Deco necklace set with an old-mine-cut 14ct (approx.) diamond and two Colombian 75ct and 78ct (approx.) drop emeralds. Estimate CHF 80,000-120,000. Sold CHF 520,000. © HDV Hôtel des Ventes SA  GENEVA.- Piguet Auction House ended its September sale yesterday evening with an overall result of CHF 5.2 million. The Fine Jewellery, Contemporary Art and Antiquarian Books sessions drew in passionate collectors and... [Lire la suite]

25 septembre 2017

Very Rare and Exquisite Art Deco Gem Set and Diamond Bracelet, 'Tutti-Frutti', Cartier

Lot 1860. Very Rare and Exquisite Art Deco Gem Set and Diamond Bracelet, 'Tutti-Frutti', Cartier. Estimate 10,500,000 — 14,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 13,900,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. Designed as a row of articulated branches set with circular- and single-cut diamonds weighing approximately 3.00 carats in total, decorated with cabochon and carved ruby, sapphire and emerald leaves and fruits, mounted in white gold and platinum, signed Cartier and numbered, circa 1928, length approximately... [Lire la suite]
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20 septembre 2017

A pair of Art Deco diamond clip-ear pendants, circa 1925

Lot 170. A pair of Art Deco diamond clip-ear pendants, circa 1925. Estimate $20,000 - 30,000. Sold for US$ 60,000 (€49,970). Photo: Bonhams. of triangular outline, the collet-set old European-cut diamonds centered by an articulated line of baguette and marquise terminals, all suspending a detachable diamond-set shield, centering two old European-cut diamonds, weighing approximately 2.85 and 2.80 carats, to form a pair of dress clips; estimated remaining diamond weight: 12.95 carats; mounted in platinum;... [Lire la suite]
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09 septembre 2017

An Art Deco diamond ring, circa 1930

Lot 160. An Art Deco diamond ring, circa 1930. Estimate US$ 50,000 - 70,000 '€41,000 - 58,000). Sold for US$ 75,000 (€62,463). Photo: Bonhams.  centering an emerald-cut diamond, weighing 4.35 carats, flanked by baguette-cut diamonds; mounted in platinum; size 5 1/4 Accompanied by GIA report # 2185489439, dated June 9, 2017, stating the diamond as: F color, VS2 clarity. Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY, 19 Sep 2017, 13:00 EDT, NEW YORK
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08 septembre 2017

A 16.90 Carats Diamond Ring Headlines Bonhams New York Fine Jewellery Sale

Lot 178. A superb 16.90 carats D colour, Internally Flawless step-cut Type IIa diamond ring. Estimate US$ 1,600,000 - 2,200,000 (€1,300,000 - 1,800,000). Photo Bonhams. NEW YORK - Magnificent diamonds, Kashmir sapphires, Colombian emeralds and signed jewellery all feature in Bonhams New York Fine Jewellery sale this September with 180 lots set to go under the hammer. Leading the sale is A Superb Diamond Ring. The 16.90 carats step-cut diamond is set with round brilliant-cut diamond shoulders... [Lire la suite]
26 août 2017

A. Rakyan Ltd at LAPADA Art & Antique Fair, 15-20 september 2017, Stand B51

Antique Cat's Eye Chrysoberyl Cross Pendant, ca. 1820s. © A. Rakyan Ltd Art Deco Kashmir Sapphire (6ct) and Diamond Ring, ca. 1920s. © A. Rakyan Ltd Masriera Enamel and Gemset Bangle, ca. 1920s. © A. Rakyan Ltd Art Deco Tiffany & Co. Table Clock, ca. 1920s. © A. Rakyan Ltd Contact: Anshul Rakyan. T: +44 (0) 203 289 9711 - M: +44 (0) 7515 525 218 - E: info@arakyan.com - W: www.arakyancollection.com

25 août 2017

A Fancy Intense Blue diamond, a Fancy Gray-Blue diamond and a Kashmir sapphire ring headline Bonhams London Fine Jewellery sale

Lot 188. An impressive fancy-coloured diamond two-stone pendant. Estimate £1,200,000 - 1,500,000 (€1,300,000 - 1,600,000). Photo: Bonhams. LONDON - A Fancy Intense Blue diamond, a Fancy Gray-Blue diamond and a Kashmir sapphire ring will lead Bonhams London Fine Jewellery sale this September. The sale of 188 lots includes a selection of white and coloured diamonds, sapphires from Kashmir, Burma and Sri Lanka, signed jewellery from Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels, and the largest private collection of jewellery... [Lire la suite]
23 août 2017

A La Vieille Russie moves to new 5th Ave. showroom

Late 18th century natural pearl and diamond spray brooch, with four drop pearls and diamond swags, mounted in silver. Probably from the Russian Crown Jewels. © A La Vieille Russie, New York NEW YORK, NY.- A La Vieille Russie, the renowned art and antiques gallery, founded in Kiev in 1851, will be moving this Fall to a new Manhattan location designed specifically to showcase its unparalleled collection of antique jewelry, Fabergé, and Russian works of art. After 56 years at the storied corner of Fifth Avenue and 59th... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2017

A rainbow of colored diamonds at Heritage's Fine Jewelry Auction

DALLAS, TX.- The legendary Hope Diamond, the Dresden Green and Hancock Red exemplify the breathless beauty found deep in the earth's crust. These coveted gems are symbols of power and wealth, romance and intrigue. Heritage Auctions is celebrating colored diamonds on Sept. 25 with its Beverly Hills Fine Jewelry auction. A collection of the extraordinary diamonds offered will tour the country showing off their rainbow hues and mystic beauty in Dallas, New York and Beverly Hills beginning Sept. 7 in Dallas.  An... [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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