12 Press Releases

Tag: Luxury Jewelry

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    Gem Designer Jewelry Estate Bronze Sculptures

    During the Second World War, Van Cleef & Arpels opened a New York City boutique in 1942. The established French brand began to fuse its traditional European designs with American pop culture, particularly by expanding its use of gold and semi-precious stones. By the 1960s, the New York location was…

    Van Cleef & Arpels Magic Alhambra Diamond 6 Motif
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    March Fine Jewels

    Available in the upcoming March Fine Jewels auction, offered by Fortuna Auction, is a 4.95-carat diamond ring. Set in platinum, the piece features a pear brilliant-cut diamond and two tapered baguette-cut diamonds. Included with the lot is a GIA report stating the gem’s D color and VVS1 clarity. According to…

    5.01-Carat Emerald-Cut Diamond Ring
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    Fine Jewelry and Watches

    Hampton Estate Auction offers a selection of 450 jewelry items, including luxury accessories, wristwatches, and vintage lots in the upcoming Fine Jewelry and Watches auction. Highlighted is a 14-karat gold Native American bracelet marked with the artisan’s signature. The piece is striped with coral, lapis, malachite, and turquoise gems in…

    Fine Jewelry and Watches
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    2020 February Fine Jewels

    Gemologists divide diamonds into two types based on the levels of nitrogen in the stone’s chemical structure. Type IIa diamonds are the most scientifically pure and are noted for their clarity. A 5-carat Type IIa diamond will be featured in the upcoming Fine Jewels auction, offered by Fortuna Auction. The…

    5.16-Carat Very Fine Ruby and Diamond Ring
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    Abington Auction’s Winter Sale

    The upcoming Winter Sale offered by Abington Auction Gallery will feature a range of fine art pieces from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Among the key lots is an oil painting by Peder Severin Krøyer, a Danish artist who gained renown for his paintings of a seaside vacation…

    Orville Bulman 'Jungle Patrole' Oil Painting
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    Important Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction

    The first African-American artist to enjoy a solo exhibition at New York’s Museum of Modern Art was self-taught, relatively unknown, and lacked professional tools and materials. William Edmondson was discovered by a photographer for Harper’s Bazaar who stumbled across his lawn full of sculptures while in Nashville, Tennessee. One of…

    Large Japanese Imari Porcelain Punch Bowl, Scalloped Edge
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    Magnificent Jewels

    Christie’s presents the upcoming Magnificent Jewels auction in December, featuring jewelry and loose gems from several notable museums and private collections. From the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts comes “The duPont Ruby,” a stone that lies in the center of an emerald, diamond, and natural pearl brooch. The color of…

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    High society in the early 20th century prized panther patterns, from room décor to fashion and jewelry. It was Louis Cartier’s lover, Jean Toussaint, who designed and introduced the iconic panther into Cartier’s collections. In the upcoming Estate Diamond Gold Antique Jewelry Auction offered by Allure Antique Auction Company, the…

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    Fortuna Exchange: October Jewelry & Watches

    While a common theme of diamonds and gemstones defines the upcoming October Jewelry & Watches sale, it would be a mistake to take any of the available pieces for granted. A diverse offering of rings, necklaces, watches, brooches and much more, this auction presented by Fortuna continues a monthly auction…

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    Fine Jewels

    As the fall auction season begins, Sotheby’s will begin on a high note with their upcoming Fine Jewels auction. A dazzling display of over 350 items from some of the world’s preeminent designers, this comprehensive sale gives a strong introduction to the auction scene. It is a return to classic…

    Fine Jewels/Auctiondaily
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    A Collection of Rare & Unique Vintage Jewelry, Decorative Arts & More

    Vintage modernism might sound like an oxymoron, but in actuality is a distinct and quirky flash to the recent past. Lisa Cliff has spent over 25 years collecting mid-century works of art, jewelry, design, and more. The upcoming buy-now sale offered from her collection presents an exciting and accessible opportunity…

    Lisa Cliff
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    Estate Jewelry Sterling Silver & Antiques

    An auction of massive proportions, the upcoming Estate Jewelry, Sterling Silver, & Antiques sale presented by Joshua Kodner will see over 450 beautiful pieces cross the auction block. While decorative arts comprise the bulk of this auction, it is the jewelry and gemstones that truly stand out. These dozens of…