Laurence Graff started his own company at the age of 18. Together with an experienced jeweler, he repaired Victorian jewelry. Graff made his first original piece after buying 33 small diamonds from a dealer and setting them in a single ring. Graff’s unique design sold quickly in England. Today, the jewelry house deals in all types of diamond and gemstone jewelry and has a large clientele. The upcoming auction, presented by Kodner Galleries, highlights an 8.54-carat yellow diamond engagement ring by Graff. Two shield-shaped diamonds accent the cushion-cut yellow diamond, platinum, and 18-karat gold ring.
Alongside luxury jewelry by brands such as Cartier and Fabergé, the auction also features a selection of decorative and fine art. Featured is an oil painting by Nicola Simbari titled Amelia. Simbari made colorful pastel swatches representing people and landscapes in the Neo-Impressionist style. Also offered in the sale are sculptures by Larry Mohr and Elliot Miller, timepieces by Omega and Charriol, and silverware by Tiffany & Co. Interested collectors can explore the full listings and register to bid online on Bidsquare.
Lot Categories:Fine Art (46), Decorative Arts (100), Jewelry (91), Asian Works of Art (51), Collectibles (26)
# of Lots:325
Price Range:$100 - $200,000
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|Graff 8.54ct fancy yellow diamond ring.|| Estimate: |
|Diamond and Platinum necklace.|| Estimate: |
|Italian diamond and 18K wide bracelet.|| Estimate: |
|Cartier diamond and 18K earrings.|| Estimate: |
|African Senufo hornbill bird figure.|| Estimate: |
|Russian Faberge 14K diamond brooch.|| Estimate: |
|Amelia oil on canvas by Nicola Simbari.|| Estimate: |
|Tiffany & Co sterling footed dish.|| Estimate: |