12 juillet 2019

The procession of the Emperor Akbar Shah II through Delhi, Delhi, India, circa 1825

Lot 146. The procession of the Emperor Akbar Shah II through Delhi, Delhi, India, circa 1825; 75 x 6 3/8 ins. (190.5 x 16.3 cm. Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000. Price realised USD 131,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019  Opaque pigments and gold on paper, the various participants in the procession identified below in nasta'liq in ink with English pencil translations, plain cream back, constructed from three sheets of paper. Exhibited: Château de Fontainebleau,... [Lire la suite]

03 mai 2017

A gold and gem-set fringe necklace and earring suite, circa 1825

Lot 1. A gold and gem-set fringe necklace and earring suite, circa 1825.  Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (US$4,900 - 7,400). Sold for £6,250 (€7,401). Photo Bonhams. The necklace designed as a series of delicate yet elaborate floral and foliate plaques in engraved three-colour gold with minute gold bead decoration, set throughout with vari-cut foil-backed gems including garnet and chrysoberyl, connected by half pearl and gem-set floral connecting links, the converted earrings of similar design, necklace... [Lire la suite]
03 février 2014

A diamond Maltese cross pendant-brooch, circa 1825

A diamond Maltese cross pendant-brooch, circa 1825. Photo: Bonhams. Each arm set with cushion-shaped and old brilliant-cut diamonds, interspersed by a graduated row of similarly-cut diamonds, to a central old brilliant-cut diamond cluster, in open-back pinched collet-settings throughout, diamonds approx. 7.10cts total, detachable brooch setting, width 4.5cm. Estimate £3,000 - 4,000 (€3,600 - 4,800) Bonhams. JEWELLERY. 12 Feb 2014, London, Knightsbridge - www.bonhams.com
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