20 septembre 2018

An Art Deco ruby and diamond bracelet, Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1940

Lot 108. An Art Deco Burmese ruby and diamond bracelet, Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1940. Estimate US$ 300,000 - 500,000 (€ 260,000 - 430,000). Sold for US$ 504,500 (€ 429,033). © Bonhams 2001-2018 of geometric openwork design, centering three rectangular-shaped emerald-cut rubies, measuring approximately 13.8 x 13.0 x 6.4mm to 3.4 x 3.1 x 2.1mm, flanked by half-moon-shaped diamonds, weighing 1.86, 1.89, 2.91 and 2.79 carats, set throughout with baguette and round brilliant-cut diamonds, accented... [Lire la suite]

14 avril 2018

An exquisite diamond necklace, by Paul Flato, circa 1940

Lot 107. An exquisite diamond necklace, by Paul Flato, circa 1940. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 492,500. © Christie’s Images Limited 2018. Designed as an old-cut diamond hinged open collar necklace, enhanced on each end with an old-cut diamond flower blossom, extending a cascade of old-cut diamond lily of the valley blossoms and old-cut diamond buds, with tapered baguette-cut diamond stems, circa 1940, mounted in platinum, in a Flato brown suede case. Signed Flato.  Paul... [Lire la suite]
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12 avril 2018

Gold, Diamond and Colored Diamond Double Clip-Brooch, René Boivin, France

Lot 18. Gold, Diamond and Colored Diamond Double Clip-Brooch, René Boivin, France, circa 1940. Estimate 25,000 — 35,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's Designed as a pair of gold flowers set with old European-cut diamonds, one of yellow hue, one flower embellished with antique square-cut diamonds, with French assay and maker's mark; circa 1940. Literature: Illustrated in René Boivin: Jeweler by Françoise Cailles, page 229. Please note that the diamond of yellow hue has not been tested for natural color of... [Lire la suite]
03 décembre 2017

Suite of citrine ‘Reflection’ jewels, Trabert & Hoeffer – Mauboussin, circa 1940

Lot 308. Suite of citrine ‘Reflection’ jewels, Trabert & Hoeffer – Mauboussin, circa 1940. Estimate $250,000–350,000. Photo: Sotheby's. Comprising: a necklace composed of graduated step-cut citrines accented with a detachable similarly-set brooch-pendant designed as a voluminous bow, together with a bracelet of similar design featuring an emerald-cut citrine decorated with ribbon scrolls, necklace internal circumference 14½ inches, bracelet length 6½ inches, pendant-brooch and bracelet signed... [Lire la suite]
20 juin 2017

A gold pair of cufflinks by René Boivin, circa 1940

Lot 112. A gold pair of cufflinks by René Boivin, circa 1940. Estimation :2 000 € / 3 000 €. Photo: Tajan ls sont formés d'un grand rouleau à godrons en or jaune 18K. Travail français de RENÉ BOIVIN. Poids brut : 14,94 gr. Dimensions : 1,3 x 1,1 cm.  Les boutons de manchette sont accompagnés d'un certificat de Madame Françoise CAILLES.   Importants Bijoux chez Tajan, 75008 Paris, le 20 Juin 2017 à 14h30
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20 juin 2017

A citrine and gold clip by René Boivin, circa 1940

Lot 113. A citrine and gold clip by René Boivin, circa 1940. Estimation :5 000 € / 7 000 €. Photo: Tajan Il est en forme de crosse soulignée d'une ligne de citrines taille anglaise. La crosse est flanquée de deux cabochons de citrines en serti clos sur une terrasse ronde. Monture en or jaune 18K. Travail français de RENÉ BOIVIN, dessin de Juliette MOUTARD. Poids brut : 13,57 gr. Hauteur : 4,8 cm.  Le clip est accompagné d'un certificat d'authenticité de Madame Françoise CAILLES. ... [Lire la suite]
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17 avril 2017

Platinum, 18 Karat White Gold, Aquamarine, Sapphire and Diamond Bracelet, Mauboussin, Paris, circa 1940

Lot 246. Platinum, 18 Karat White Gold, Aquamarine, Sapphire and Diamond Bracelet, Mauboussin, Paris, circa 1940. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's.  Centering an emerald-cut aquamarine weighing approximately 45.00 carats, within a scrolling panel set with round and baguette diamonds weighing approximately 8.70 carats, completed by cone-shaped links set with round sapphires, length 6 inches, signed Mauboussin, Paris, with French assay mark and French maker's mark for Verger Fils; circa 1940.  ... [Lire la suite]
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14 avril 2017

Christie's announces the sale of "Carlo Scarpa: Visions in Glass 1926-1962. A Private European Collection"

 Carlo Scarpa, circa 1970 © Lino Bettanin - CISA A. Palladio- Regione Veneto NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announced the sale of Carlo Scarpa: Visions in Glass 1926-1962. A Private European Collection, taking place on May 4, 2017 at Christie’s New York. The sale features the only single-owner collection of works by the Venetian architect and designer Carlo Scarpa ever to be sold at auction to this day.  Encompassing approximately 90 pieces of Italian art glass, the collection provides an overview of the... [Lire la suite]
05 avril 2017

Fancy vivid colored diamonds, Art deco classics and rare jewelry from Cartier, Verdura and René Boivin headline Bonhams New York

  Photo: Bonhams. NEW YORK - Fancy vivid colored diamonds, an impressive selection of jewelry from Cartier, Verdura and René Boivin, along with highly collectable pieces from the Art Deco and 1960s and 1970s eras headline Bonhams New York Fine Jewelry sale next month (24 April 2017). Leading the sale is An Important Fancy Colored Diamond and Diamond Ring estimated at US$400,000-600,000. The ring centers on an old European brilliant-cut Fancy Vivid Yellow diamond, weighing 6.32 carats, which is set between two... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2017

Pair of Yellow Gold and Diamond Clips, 'Ludo-Hexagone', Van Cleef & Arpels, Circa 1940

Lot 1650. Pair of Yellow Gold and Diamond Clips, 'Ludo-Hexagone', Van Cleef & Arpels, Circa 1940. Estimate HK$280,000–380,000 (36,000–49,000 USD). Photo: Sotheby's. Each designed as a stylised buckle embellished with circular-, old European- and single-cut diamonds weighing approximately 4.30 carats in total, mounted in yellow gold, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered, French assay and maker's marks. Literature: Cf.: Evelyne Possémé, Van Cleef & Arpels - The Art of High Jewelry,... [Lire la suite]
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