02 mars 2017

Wartski at TEFAF Maastrich 2017

René Lalique (Ay 1860-1945 Paris), Necklace, Paris, circa 1899-1900 © Wartski Gold, enamel, pearls and glass. Height of pendant 8.8 cm. Signed 'Lalique' An unusually long necklace suspended with a pendant featuring a portrait of Lalique’s muse Augustine-Alice Ledru (circa 1870-1909), who would become his wife. The enamelled profile of Augustine-Alice Ledru is framed by gold stems bearing carved glass pine cones and needles which form the border of the jewel and suspend three baroque pearls, while the reverse is engraved... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2014

Ruby and diamond demi-parure

Ruby and diamond demi-parure. Photo Sotheby's. Comprising: a necklace of fringe design set with oval rubies and pear-shaped, brilliant-cut and baguette diamonds, length approximately 395mm; together with a pair of chandelier earrings, post and hinge back fittings. Estimation 135,000 — 225,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 72671, stating that eighty of the rubies are of Burmese origin and three are of East African origin, all with no indications of heating. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Genève, 13 mai 2014... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2013

CARTIER, Paris. Retro circa 1950s.18ct yellow gold and diamond fringe necklace

CARTIER, Paris. Retro circa 1950s. 18ct yellow gold and diamond fringe necklace. Photo courtesy of Hancock’s
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06 avril 2013

An emerald and diamond necklace, by Harry Winston.

An emerald and diamond necklace, by Harry Winston. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Designed as a graduated double row of rectangular-cut emeralds, extending a pear and circular-cut diamond fringe, joined by circular and pear-shaped diamond clusters to the circular-cut diamond double row backchain, mounted in platinum, 1955, 14 ins. With maker's mark for Harry Winston. Estimate $800,000 – $ 1,200,000 With report CS 53270 dated 29 January 2013 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion... [Lire la suite]
15 septembre 2011

Shopping of 19th century diamonds @ Bonhams. Fine Jewellery, 21 Sep 2011, New Bond Street

A late 19th century diamond fringe necklace. Photo Bonhams The graduated chain of collet-set old brilliant-cut diamonds, each suspending a rose, single and old brilliant-cut diamond foliate drop with an old brilliant-cut diamond finial, highlighted with rose-cut diamond spacers and clasp, mounted in silver and gold,old brilliant and single-cut diamonds approximately 33.90 carats total, length 37.0cm - Estimate: £25,000 - 30,000, US$ 41,000 - 49,000 A late 19th century gold and diamond necklace. Photo Bonhams The finely... [Lire la suite]
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28 août 2011

Archeological Revival Gold and Citrine Fringe Necklace

  Archeological Revival Gold and Citrine Fringe Necklace. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York The braided mesh necklace supporting 14 flexibly-set oval citrines within rope-twist gold, spaced by polished gold drop-shaped pendants, with maker's mark and French assay mark, approximately 29 dwt. Length 14 inches.  Estimate $6,000-8,000 Doyle New York. Important Estate Jewelry - Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 10am. www.doylenewyork.com
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27 août 2011

Castellani. Gold and Blue Enamel Fringe Necklace

Castellani. Gold and Blue Enamel Fringe Necklace.  Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York  15 ct., 21st century, signed Castellani, ap. 28.5 dwt. Length 15 5/8 inches. Rich bright yellow gold. Good condition. Width 11/16" & 1/2". Estimate $2,000-3,000 Doyle New York. Important Estate Jewelry - Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 10am. www.doylenewyork.com
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06 février 2011

Gold Fringe Necklace, Eugène Fontenay, France, Circa 1875

Gold Fringe Necklace, Eugène Fontenay, France, Circa 1875. photo Sotheby's The flexible collar composed of graduated fringes decorated with a meandering filigree scroll motif, gross weight approximately 79 dwts., length 15¾ inches, maker's mark for Fontenay, French assay marks, together with a 2-inch extension. Estimate 10,000—15,000 USD. Lot Sold 17,500 USD NOTE: A similar necklace is illustrated in French Jewelry of the Nineteenth Century, by Henri Vever, translated from the French by Katherine Purcell, p. 841. ... [Lire la suite]
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27 décembre 2010

Bulgari jewelry @ Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, 09 Dec 10, New York

18 Karat Gold, Emerald and Colored Diamond Necklace, Bulgari. photo Sotheby's Set with emerald-cut emeralds weighing approximately 44.50 carats, alternating with cut-cornered rectangular modified brilliant-cut diamonds of light yellow hue weighing approximately 44.00 carats, length 16 inches, signed Bulgari. With signed box and pouch. Est. 200,000—300,000 USD. Lot Sold 362,500 USD 18 Karat Gold, Sapphire, Ruby and Diamond Fringe Necklace, Bulgari. photo Sotheby's Designed as a graduated fringe set throughout... [Lire la suite]
31 mai 2009

A fringe diamond necklace

A fringe diamond necklace Designed as a line of radiant and baguette-cut diamonds, suspending a fringe of tapered baguette, brilliant and slightly graduating heart-shaped diamonds, mounted in platinum, diamonds approximately 31.20 carats total, necklace length 41.3cm. Sold for HK$312,000 Bonhams. Fine Jewellery and Jadeite and Modern Wristwatches, 21 May 2009. Island Shangri-La Hong Kong Hotel, Admiralty, Hong Kong www.bonhams.com
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