25 août 2017

A Fancy Intense Blue diamond, a Fancy Gray-Blue diamond and a Kashmir sapphire ring headline Bonhams London Fine Jewellery sale

Lot 188. An impressive fancy-coloured diamond two-stone pendant. Estimate £1,200,000 - 1,500,000 (€1,300,000 - 1,600,000). Photo: Bonhams. LONDON - A Fancy Intense Blue diamond, a Fancy Gray-Blue diamond and a Kashmir sapphire ring will lead Bonhams London Fine Jewellery sale this September. The sale of 188 lots includes a selection of white and coloured diamonds, sapphires from Kashmir, Burma and Sri Lanka, signed jewellery from Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels, and the largest private collection of jewellery... [Lire la suite]

19 mars 2017

An Art Deco diamond clip brooch by Lacloche Frères

Lot 354. An Art Deco diamond clip brooch by Lacloche Frères. Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000 (USD 6,268 - USD 9,402). Price realised GBP 5,625 (USD 8,837)  © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The pierced shield shaped panel, entirely set with old brilliant-cut diamonds, to a plain gallery, circa 1925, 2.9cm long, original maker's case.  Signed Lacloche Freres Christie's. Important Jewels, 26 November 2014, London, King Street
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29 juillet 2015

A fine diamond clip brooch, by Cartier, circa 1932

A fine diamond clip brooch, by Cartier, circa 1932. Estimate CHF53,000 - CHF65,000 ($38,574 - $47,307). Price Realized CHF88,200 ($64,192). Photo Christie's Image Ltfd 1998 Designed as a circular-cut diamond stylised pyramid within a baguette-cut diamond openwork surround to the diamond-set arched bar top, circa 1932. Signed by Cartier, London, nos. 7881 and 133  Christie's. ART DECO JEWELLERY, 17 November 1998.  Geneva
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11 août 2014

Back on Cartier's Art Deco Jewelry sold at Christie's Geneva , 17 November 1998

The Cartier Palm Tree Diamond Clip Brooch. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 1998 Set with circular and baguette-cut diamond leaves with briolette-cut diamond coconuts to the pavé-set articulated trunk, 1939, with French assay marks. Signed by Cartier, Paris, no. 07553 Estimate: CHF600,000 - CHF800,000 ($436,681 - $582,242). Price Realized  CHF641,500 ($466,885) Literature: "Cartier: Splendeurs de La Joaillerie", La Bibliothéque des Arts, Lausanne, 1996, page 155Franco Cologni and Eric Nussbaum, "Platinum by... [Lire la suite]