12 octobre 2016

A magnificent emerald and diamond necklace, by Cartier, circa 1937, and matching earrings, once owned by Simón Itturi Patiño

Lot 214. A magnificent emerald and diamond necklace, by Cartier, circa 1937, once owned by Simón Itturi Patiño. Price Realised  CHF 9,125,000 (USD 9,935,280). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2013. Set with twelve octagonal and hexagonal-cut emeralds, weighing a total of approximately 108.74 carats, with twin old European-cut diamond spacers, weighing a total of approximately 59.36 carats, mounted in gold collets with heart-shaped galleries, 1937, modified at a later date to create the pair of earrings en suite (lot... [Lire la suite]

02 septembre 2016

Highlights from LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair to be held 13th-18th September 2016

Courtesy Lapada. LONDON.- The LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair returns for its eighth year to the suitably breathtaking surrounds of Berkeley Square, Mayfair. Sponsored by Delancey, the LAPADA Fair offers an unmissable opportunity to source and buy some of the world’s most coveted works of art, antiques, design and decorative arts. This year, it will take place from Tuesday 13th September until Sunday 18th September 2016, marking the start of London’s fashionable Autumn art season.  Over 100 members of LAPADA the... [Lire la suite]
02 mai 2014

Diamond brooch, Jacques Lacloche, circa 1937

Diamond brooch, Jacques Lacloche, circa 1937. Photo Sotheby's. Designed as a bouquet of violets, set with circular-, single-cut and baguette diamonds, signed J. Lacloche, French assay and maker's marks. Estimation 10,000 — 18,500 CHF Provenance: This brooch was designed by Charles Jacqueau, father of the current owner. Educated at the École des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, followed by apprenticeships in goldsmithing and bronze work, the young Charles Jacqueau (1885-1968) was recruited by Louis Cartier as a designer in 1909.... [Lire la suite]
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02 septembre 2013

Citrine and diamond brooch, Cartier, London, Circa 1937

Citrine and diamond brooch, Cartier, London, Circa 1937. Photo courtesy Peter Edwards Jewels 18ct yellow gold and platinum lapel clip set with oval, round and baguette citrines. Highlighted with brilliant cut diamonds. Cartier, London. Signed and numbered. £24,000 - Request Further Information http://www.peteredwardsjewels.com 
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21 décembre 2008

Madeleine Vionnet, Haute Couture, circa 1937. Robe de mariée en crêpe écru

Madeleine Vionnet, Haute Couture, circa 1937. Robe de mariée en crêpe écru ras du cou sur échancrure, effet de bouillonné à la taille, manches longues raglan, jupe longue fluide à importante traîne. Nous y joignons son voile et sa couronne. Sans griffe. (Taches, accidents au tulle) - Estimation : 2 000 / 3 000 € Vente du Lundi 22 décembre 2008. Fourrures, Bagages, Haute-Couture. Cornette de Saint Cyr - Paris