British jewelry designer Laurence Graff founded his eponymous jewelry house in 1960 in London. The company has since discovered, polished, and set several notable diamonds in history. Describing his affinity for diamonds, Graff reflects: “My love affair with diamonds is life-long.” Several pieces from Graff will be on display in the upcoming Summer Jewels and Watches event, offered by Rago. One key lot is a platinum ring set with a yellow diamond, one of Graff’s best-known gemstones.
One highlighted timepiece in the sale is a Rolex Day-Date wristwatch. Launched in 1956, this particular piece remains the brand’s signature watch. The Rolex Day-Date was the first wristwatch to feature both the day of the week and the date window. It is also known for its semi-circular link band, commonly called the President bracelet. This sale will also feature an Art Deco handbag from Cartier, which was one of the leading luxury producers of Art Deco design in 1925. A diamond and black onyx ring clasp accent the handbag. In addition to the available watch and jewelry lots, this collection includes designs by Patek Philippe, Buccellati, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Franck Muller. View the full catalog and register to bid for these items on Bidsquare.
Lot Categories:Jewelry (222), Bracelets & Bangles (34), Earrings (40), Necklaces & Pendants (48), Brooches & Pins (30), Rings (63), Watches & Clocks (49), Couture & Textiles (12)
# of Lots:284
Price Range:$500 - $35,000
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|Graff, Diamond and sapphire chandelier earrings|| Estimate: |
|Patek Philippe, Rose gold perpetual calendar wristwatch|| Estimate: |
|Rolex, Day-Date diamond and gold wristwatch|| Estimate: |
|Cartier, Art Deco handbag|| Estimate: |
|Van Cleef & Arpels, Gold, lapis lazuli, and diamond flower necklace|| Estimate: |