28 avril 2014

Jadeite, onyx, seed pearl and diamond pendant, circa 1930

Jadeite, onyx, seed pearl and diamond pendant, circa 1930. Photo Sotheby's The jadeite plaque carved with a foliate motif, accented with millegrain-set flowers composed of seed pearls, calibré-cut onyx and single-cut and rose diamonds. Estimation 4,000 — 6,000 CHF FROM THE COLLECTION OF FLORA SASSOONSotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève, 13 mai 2014 -http://www.sothebys.com/
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09 avril 2014

An art deco emerald and diamond necklace-bracelet-earring combination, circa 1930

An art deco emerald and diamond necklace-bracelet-earring combination, circa 1930. Photo: Bonhams. The lavallière composed of pierced geometric links connected by a central cartouche, millegrain-set throughout with old brilliant, brilliant and single-cut diamonds, suspending two tassels of unequal length, each terminating in a large emerald drop with Mughal carving and baguette and brilliant-cut diamond surmount, mounted in platinum, diamonds approximately 8.80 carats total, detachable to form a pair of bracelets and a pair of... [Lire la suite]
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09 avril 2014

A single-row pearl necklace with sapphire and diamond clasp, circa 1930

A single-row pearl necklace with sapphire and diamond clasp, circa 1930. Photo: Bonhams. The graduating row of 7.1-11.7mm pearls alternating with seed pearls, with a central cushion-shaped sapphire and old brilliant-cut diamond plaque, suspending an 11.7 x 12.7mm pearl drop, sapphire approximately 2.65 carats, diamonds approximately 2.60 carats total, necklace length 46.5cm. Estimate £20,000 - 30,000 (€24,000 - 36,000) Accompanied by a report from SSEF stating that 32 pearls are natural, saltwater, two pearls are natural,... [Lire la suite]
09 avril 2014

A natural pearl and diamond pendant-necklace, circa 1930

A natural pearl and diamond pendant-necklace, circa 1930. Photo: Bonhams. The drop-shaped natural pearl measuring 10.1 x 10.3 x 15.0mm, with rose-cut diamond cap, suspended from a pendant of geometric and scrolling design, pierced and set throughout with old brilliant and single-cut diamonds, with a central marquise-cut diamond within a single-cut diamond border, suspended from a fine adjustable chain, mounted in platinum, principal diamond approximately 1.10 carats, remaining diamonds approximately 1.75 carats total, pendant... [Lire la suite]
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06 mars 2014

Lacloche Frères Art Deco Chinoiserie Nécessaire, circa 1930

Lacloche Frères Art Deco Chinoiserie Nécessaire, circa 1930. Photo courtesy Steven Fox Jewelry. This exquisite Art Deco nécessaire by Lacloche Frères, circa 1930, that features a beautiful panel designed and created by Makovsky. As the lid of the nécessaire, the panel depicts an enchantingly serene scene of a lake in mother-of-pearl and a branch with carved coral roses meandering through the foreground. This romantic Art Deco delight is designed with hidden hinges and opens magically, with a subtle squeeze of it’s side panels,... [Lire la suite]
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04 décembre 2013

A pair of art deco sapphire and diamond pendent earrings, circa 1930

A pair of art deco sapphire and diamond pendent earrings, circa 1930. Photo courtesy Bonhams. Each brilliant-cut diamond demi-lune-shaped surmount suspending a cushion-shaped sapphire drop, weighing 6.84 and 6.31 carats, connected by baguette and brilliant-cut diamond connectors, terminating in a baguette-cut diamond tassel, diamonds approximately 3.20 carats total. Estimate £25,000 - 35,000 (€30,000 - 42,000) Accompanied by a report from Gübelin stating that the sapphire weighing 6.84 carats is of Madagascan origin, with no... [Lire la suite]
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04 septembre 2013

Lacloche Frères, Paris, circa 1930

Exquisite multi-gem pictorial brooch designed as a circular openwork plaque depicting a bird in flight surrounded by applied enamel branches, ruby and sapphire flowers and emerald leaves with a diamond-set border Lacloche Frères, Paris, circa 1930. Photo courtesy Hancocks & Co (Jewellers) Ltd.
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06 juillet 2013

An Art Deco brooch by Boucheron, Circa 1930

An Art Deco brooch by Boucheron, Circa 1930. Photo courtesy Wartski the elliptical openwork brooch centred by a piece of beveled rock crystal joined to the brilliant cut diamond set platinum ends by black enamel ties, twenty-six diamonds in total. Signed 'Boucheron, Paris'. 4.8 cm across. Price: £13, 500 Wartski - http://www.wartski.com/
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06 juillet 2013

An Art Deco diamond mounted platinum ring, French, circa 1930.

An Art Deco diamond mounted platinum ring, French, circa 1930. Photo courtesy Wartski centred with a rectangular step cut diamond flanked by perpendicularly arranged tapering step cut stones, bordered by brilliant cut diamonds. Price on request. Wartski - http://www.wartski.com/
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29 mai 2013

An Art Deco Emerald, Diamond and Platinum Bangle Bracelet, Oscar Heyman, circa 1930

An Art Deco Emerald, Diamond and Platinum Bangle Bracelet, Oscar Heyman, circa 1930. Photo courtesy of Dupuis The hinged band of odeonesque design with arched top centered by a rectangular diamond flanked by baguette-cut diamond trios, further decorated with round diamonds and emerald channels, to the flared terminals completed by a curved clasp, mounted in platinum. Estimate:  15,000–22,500 EUR Dupuis Fine Jewellery Auctioneers. Jewels Spring Sale. Toronto – june 23rd, 2013
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