Magnificent Jewels at auction in New York with Sotheby’s. Here are the most interesting pieces ♦ ︎
Magnificent Jewels at auction in New York at April 17th. Sotheby’s sells a wide range of pieces from some of the most renowned Maison. There are no record diamonds, but many interesting pieces of jewelry, such as those signed by Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Tiffany & Co. and Bulgari, along with a spectacular collection of vintage jewelry. Among these, a pendant brooch by Cartier from the Art Deco period and a rare demi-parure in enamel and diamonds created by Paulding Farnham, one of the most famous producers for Tiffany & Co. during the second half of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries .
In the catalog there is also a wide selection of colored or colorless diamonds, and untreated colored stones. Among the most prized pieces we highlight a pair of perfectly matched diamond earrings, each weighing 20.27 carats, with excellent cut and symmetry. An intense blue fancy diamond mounted on a diamond ring is estimated at between $ 2,500,000 and $ 3 million.
A Serpents of Bulgari diamond necklace is estimated at between 800,000 and 1 million, while a pair of earrings with emeralds and diamonds by Harry Winston is estimated between 600 and 800,000 dollars. Federico Graglia