Rare Jewels and Objets D'Art: A Superb Collection
New York, Christie's. 2009. Soft Cover. This is a fine softcover copy with no wear at all. Completely clean inside and out. No marks to lots or illustrations. This is a sale catalog for an auction held at Christie's New York, Rockefeller Plaza location on October 21, 2009. Sale code: SUPERB-2390. This was a superb sale full of one of a kind masterpieces. Art nouveau masterworks like Lucien Gaillard's 'Bluebird' tortoiseshell and diamond hair comb, Edmond-Henri Becker's 'Belle de Nuit' diamond, ivory plique-a-jour enamel brooch, Boucheron's 'Juno' diamond and yellow sapphire pendant, Henry Vevier's 'La Bretonne' enamel pendant, the Florence Gould Belle Epoque pearl seed pearl and diamond evening bag, an art deco rock crystal Labradorite and gold guitar pendant necklace by Gerard Sandoz, Jean Fouquet ebony and chrome bangles worn by Nancy Cunard in the 1930's, Alexander Calder wire jewellery, among many other amazing works. 216 lots in the sale. All illustrated in color. 11" high X 8" wide, 230 pages. Large heavy book, foreign shipping will be extra. This book will be securely wrapped and packed in a sturdy box and shipped with tracking. Fine.
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Book number: 015880
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 69.5 | £UK 61.25 | JP¥ 8136]
Keywords: Lalique, Cartier, Fouquet, Dali, Boucheron, Tiffany, Rene Boivin, Carvin French, Jewelry Design