Tag: sotheby’s

Pendente con diamanti e perla naturale di eccezionali dimensioni (26 x 18 millimetri) appartenuto alla regina Maria Antonietta

Sotheby’s: 32 million for the pearl of Marie Antoinette

The pearl of Queen Marie-Antoinette sold for 32 million euros from Sotheby’s ♦ ︎ Not always the jewels of historical origin, belonging to great noble families, to a queen, Duchess […]

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A ring in a single diamond from the father of the iPhone

A ring in a single diamond from the father of the iPhone

A ring made from a single diamond, conceived by the designer father of the iPhone, John Ive ♦ ︎ A ring made from a single diamond, even if artificial. It […]

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Orecchini di perle naturali posseduti da Maria Antonietta

New jewels in the treasure of Marie-Antoinette

The number of jewels owned by Maria-Antoinette at the auction of Sotheby’s rises to ten ♦ ︎ The possibility of buying a piece of History together with a piece of […]

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Coppia di gemelli in oro di TIffany

Cufflinks with Sotheby’s

Cufflinks for men made by the big names in jewelry: they are auctioned by Sotheby’s ♦ ︎ Cufflinks are probably the only kind of twins that does not worry a […]

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Anello con diamante fancy vivid blu di 5 carati

A 15 million blue

In Hong Kong, a 5-carat blue diamond is sold: it is the king in Sotheby’s auction. But there is also Wallace Chan ♦ ︎ The season of big auctions is […]

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Spilla-orecchino in oro con smeraldo

Marianne Ostier revival

Jewels to know: they are those of Marianne Ostier, a historical signature of high jewelery ♦ Sotheby’s time ago, between a blue diamond and big Maison jewelry, has also sold […]

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David Morris, anello con diamante a taglio princess verde intenso con spalline di diamantati rosa e micro diamanti bianchi

Green diamonds, true or fake?

Green diamonds are very rare and very expensive. But, beware, before buying one, you must check that … ♦ ︎ Colored diamonds inflame Sotheby’s and Christie’s auctions. The most popular […]

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Anello con diamante rosa fancy Intense da  17,07 carati. Stima: 12-15 milioni di dollari.jpg  

How much are fancy diamonds worth?

Fancy, colored diamonds are increasingly in demand. But how much are colored diamonds worth? ♦ Once the most important aspect was purity. Diamonds must have been absolutely transparent, as well […]

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Pendente con diamanti e perla naturale di eccezionali dimensioni (26 x 18 millimetri) appartenuto alla regina Maria Antonietta

The jewels of the Borbone-Parma dynasty

The jewels of the Bourbon-Parma dynasty and Marie Antoinette Queen of France at auction with Sotheby’s ♦ ︎ From the court of Versailles (and subsequent guillotine) to Sotheby’s auction: it […]

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Il diamante Farnese Blu

Not just Farnese Blu at Sotheby’s auction

The Farnese Blue, a historical diamond of 6.16 carats, is sold in Geneva. But it has been overtaken by … ♦ ︎ In May, Geneva was the capital of jewels. […]

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The Farnese Blue

Sotheby’s sells the noble Blue Farnese

Blue Farnese is the most anticipated diamond at Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels auction in Geneva ♦ ︎ Roses bloom in May. But diamonds also flourish. Those super, with […]

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Farfalla con perle e pietre di colore

A Sotheby’s online auction also in Italy

First online auction of jewelry organized by Sotheby’s in Italy. Exhibition in Milan of a prestigious private collection ♦ ︎ Even Italy, from Milan, has its share of jewels at […]

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Collana-bracciale in oro bianco e diamanti di Chaumet

Chaumet wins with Fred Leighton

Fred Leighton in black and white at Sotheby’s auction: a Chaumet necklace wins the auction of collection ♦ Fred Leighton, in New York, has been an authority for over 40 years […]

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Anello con un rubino birmano a forma di cuscino del peso di 24,70 carati

Sotheby’s, a ruby is the winner

In Hong Kong the Sotheby’s auction in the sign of rubies and diamonds, the jade flop ♦ ︎ There are no longer the seasons of the past and not even […]

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Il bracciale di giada The Circle of Heaven

This is the Circle of Heaven

A rare jade bracelet, great classic jewelry and Ashley Judd’s earrings at Sotheby’s in Hong Kong ♦ ︎ The great auctions come back with great jewels for big wallets. Everything […]

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Il diamante in vendita da Sotheby's

A maxi diamond at Sotheby’s

Sotheby’s sells a maxi 100 ct round diamond in London ♦ ︎ Do you have any savings? Are you bored of buying the usual earrings from the jeweler at home? […]

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Anello di granato spessarite  e diamanti

All about garnet

Garnet is one of the most used stones in jewelry. But can you distinguish it? Here’s what you need to know about the garnet, stone of the month of January, […]

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The Pink Star con l'anello su cui è montato

Sotheby’s budget with record

The 2017 year is closed with the world’s most expensive diamond world record for Sotheby’s ♦ ︎ Time for budgets also for Sotheby’s. The big auction house, which celebrated its […]

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Spilla a forma di palma, con diamanti, tsavorite e peridoto

Michele della Valle top at Sotheby’s

Success from Sotheby’s for the jewels by Michele della Valle ♦ ︎ There were 13 jewels of Michele della Valle auctioned in Fine Jewels in Geneva on December 14th organized […]

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Coiled Corset. Courtesy Robert Fairer

Shaun Leane’s jewels sold at auction

The pieces created by Shaun Leane in the course of his collaboration with Alexander McQueen were beaten at Sotheby’s. Here are the most requested pieces ♦ ︎ Fashion and jewelry, […]

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