Sotheby's auction catalog #6434
Sale location: NEW YORK
Sale date: JUNE 09, 1993
Title, description: Important Jewelry
Property of Various Owners including Property from the Estates of Patricia A. Hewitt
Vitya Vronsky Babin
Elisabeth B. Wendell
Manuela B. Strong
A New York Estate
Property of a Major Eastern University
Property sold for the Benefit of Palm Beach Atlantic College
A Collection of Art Nouveau jewelry
ORDER OF SALE FIRST SESSION:
Antique & Period Jewelry; lots 1-113
Contemporary Jewelry; lots 114-168
Contemporary Jewelry; lots 169-332
Index of makers & number of lots if more than 1: Aletto Brothers Blanepain, Black, Starr & Frost, Boucheron (3), Bulgari (3) Cartier (15) Demner (2), Dreicer, Dunay Ebel Flato, Forstner Gautrait, Gubelin Oscar Heyman & Bros (3) Marina B., Movado Nardi (2) Peacock, Repossi Seaman Schepps Tiffany & Co. (8), Trabert & Hoeffer (2) Van Cleef & Arpels (13), Verdura (2) David Webb (17), Harry Winston (2) Yard and of course all the unmarked items in this older auction catalog.
A very good selection of important jewelry. Items of interest include an Important Pair of Diamond pendant Earclips by Cartier which sold for $398,500 (shown on front cover). An Important 14.18 carat diamond ring which sold for $189,500. A fine Turquoise & Diamond pendant-Brooch/Necklace by David Webb with matching earclips. A good selection of pearls, some nice coral pieces, rubies, sapphires, emeralds and of course diamonds!
Lots 1-332, all lots shown full color, about 150 pages.
The photo shows the cover and some of the lots from this catalog.
Catalog will include a copy of the prices realized (sales results).