20 mars 2017

Lacloche Frères, Pin, Paris, about 1927-1930

Lacloche Frères, Pin, Paris, about 1927-1930. White gold, platinum, emeralds, brilliant-cut diamonds and stained chalcedony. Bequeathed by Miss J.H.G. Gollan, M.25-1976 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2017.  This brooch is in the shape of a stylised cypress tree. It shows many of the characteristics of Art Deco jewellery, which was fashionable between the First and Second World Wars. The diamonds are set against stained chalcedony to form areas of contrasting pattern and reflection. Black onyx was often used in Art... [Lire la suite]
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30 mars 2009

Paire de coffres reposant sur un buffet bas, en pin laqué rouge. Chine, province du Jiangsu, XIXe siècle.

Paire de coffres reposant sur un buffet bas, en pin laqué rouge. Chine, province du Jiangsu, XIXe siècle. le buffet ouvrant par deux portes. Le couvercle des coffres et les portes sont rehaussés de ferrures ciselées. Haut. 116,5 cm ; Larg. 88 x 60,5 cm. Estimation : € 2,000-2,500 Tajan. L'ASIE ET SES INFLUENCES, 09 avr. 2009. Espace Tajan www.tajan.com
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24 septembre 2008

Carved ruby, emerald and diamond pin, Cartier, Paris, circa 1930

Carved ruby, emerald and diamond pin, Cartier, Paris, circa 1930 The stylized topiary motif set with a carved ruby leaf, a pear-shaped emerald and small round and single-cut diamonds, accented further with 4 small cabochon emeralds and black enamel, mounted in platinum, signed Cartier, numbered 2432, French assay mark. Estimate: 5,000—7,000 USD Sotheby's New York. Important Jewels. 25 Sep 08, 10:00 AM www.sothebys.com
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