08 mai 2018

Impressive diamond tiara, circa 1830

Lot 376. Impressive diamond tiara, circa 1830. Estimate 140,000 — 180,000 CHF. © Sotheby's 2018. Of foliate scroll design, collet-set with cushion-, pear-shaped, circular- and single-cut diamonds, inner circumference approximately 290mm, French assay marks for gold and silver, later fitted case stamped Mellerio.  Provenance: This diamond tiara probably comes from the Bourbon Lignières family. On 12 November 1927 in Lignières, France, Madeleine de Bourbon Lignières (1898-1984),... [Lire la suite]
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03 mai 2017

A diamond girandole brooch, Circa 1830

Lot 2. A diamond girandole brooch, Circa 1830.Estimate £6,000 - 8,000 (US$7,400 - 9,900). Sold for £15,000 (€17,764). Photo Bonhams. Set to the centre with a cushion-shaped diamond cluster within an openwork scrolling foliate surround decorated throughout with similarly-cut diamonds, suspending three similarly-set pendants, diamonds approximately 10.50 carats total, length 7.3cm, width 5.2cm, fitted case by SJ Phillips Ltd, 139 New Bond Street, London   Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY, 27 Apr 2017, 14:00... [Lire la suite]
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03 mars 2016

The world's leading Asian art experts recommend exceptional works for under $5,000

Hsia Ifu,"Mountain Landscape, No. 2," 2005 (ink on album leaf. M. Sutherland Fine Arts, Ltd. NEW YORK, NY.- Although the Asian art market has been grabbing headlines in recent years for attaining one record price after another, many parts of that market are still undervalued, says Lark Mason, chairman of Asia Week New York, which runs from March 10 to 19. "Although there is a superabundance of exquisite objects on the market, the focus by the press is invariably on the high end, leaving many less expensive works... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2015

Art Passages, "The Feminine Mystique in Indian Art" at Asia Week New York 2015.

Baz Bahadur and Rupmati Out Hunting. Lucknow, India, circa 1760. Art Passages at Asia Week New York 2015. A Prince and his Consort Entertained on a Pavilion. Farrukhabad, India, circa 1770. Art Passages at Asia Week New York 2015. A Longing Maiden Unfazed by the Monsoon Storms. Kangra, India, circa 1830. Art Passages at Asia Week New York 2015. Art Passages (United States). info@artpassages.com – www.artpassages.com
09 mars 2015

Fine jewellery, watches and luxury accessories to be offered at Dreweatts

A 19th century 37.39 carats sapphire and diamond flower brooch, circa 1870. Estimate £4000–6000. Photo Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions.  DONNINGTON PRIORY.- Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions announced their first Luxury Accessories event of 2015. The auctions of Fine Jewellery, Watches, Pens & Luxury Accessories will be held at Donnington Priory on Thursday 26th March 2015.  Jewellery Highlights This early Victorian turquoise, garnet and diamond serpent necklace, circa 1840, is in... [Lire la suite]
15 mars 2014

A Japanese gold lacquer cabinet with interior drawers with a view of Imperial palace garden, Circa 1830, Late Edo period

A Japanese gold lacquer cabinet with interior drawers with a view of Imperial palace garden, Circa 1830, Late Edo period. Photo courtesy Grace Tsumugi Fine Art. Cabinet with the First Warbler A very fine Japanese gold lacquer cabinet worked in gold and silver takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, nashiji, and kirikane and with details inlaid in gold, silver, and coral with a design based on Chapter 23, ‘Hatsune (The First Warbler)’, of Genji monogatari (The Tale of Genji), depicting a continuous view of a palace garden with ashide (characters... [Lire la suite]
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03 février 2014

A diamond cross brooch, circa 1830

A diamond cross brooch, circa 1830. Photo:Bonhams. Each pear-shaped and old brilliant-cut diamond-set arm, to a central cushion-shaped and similarly-cut diamond cluster, highlighted by four spokes set with graduated old brilliant-cut diamonds, diamonds approx. 7.45cts total, composite, width 4.3cm. Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€4,900 - 7,300) Bonhams. JEWELLERY. 12 Feb 2014, London, Knightsbridge - www.bonhams.com
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26 janvier 2014

Antique cabochon emerald & antique emerald at Simon Teakle

  Pair of antique emerald and diamond earrings, circa 1830. Photography by Tony Falcone   Antique cabochon emerald and diamond necklace, circa 1790. Photography by Tony Falcone. Sold.    Antique cabochon emerald and diamond ring, circa 1880. Photography by Tony Falcone. Simon Teakle - http://simonteakle.com/