14 mars 2015
Violet, Fabergé (Russian , 19th century), ca. 1908. Gold, enamel, diamond, nephrite, rock crystal; 3.5 in. high (8.89 cm. high); Bequest of Lillian Thomas Pratt, 47.20.238. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts © Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
11 mai 2012
A diamond and amethyst 'Three violets' ring by JAR. photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2012 Designed as three violet flowerheads pavé-set with amethysts, diamonds and yellow diamonds, the central flower centering upon an old-cut cushion-shaped diamond, weighing approximately 2.50 carats, mounted in silver and gold, 2002, ring size 4¼. Signed JAR Paris Lot 24. Estimate CHF46,000 - CHF65,000 Christie's. Jewels for Hope: The Collection of Mrs Lily Safra 14 May 2012 Geneva
13 avril 2012
18 karat white gold, amethyst, emerald and diamond violet necklace, Michele della Valle. Photo Sotheby's Designed as a graduated line of violets, the petals set with round amethysts weighing 23.95 carats, set in the center with small round diamonds, spaced by round emeralds framed by round diamonds, the clasp suspending two vines set with round diamonds completed by leaves set with round emeralds, the total diamond weight 4.34 carats, the total emerald weight 5.68 carats, length 15½ inches,... [Lire la suite]