Pearls are always in fashion, and natural pearls always draw the most attention. Lately, natural pearls in great condition have performed very well at auction, and I feel that the trend may have peaked.
Tag Archives: Gloria Lieberman
Important Heart-shape Diamond, Natural Pearls, and Colombian Emerald are Standouts
BOSTON, MA – December 10, 2015 – Enthusiastic bidders from four continents competed online, by telephone, and in the gallery for the top lots at Skinner’s Fine Jewelry auction on December 8th in Boston. When the dust had settled, the sale had brought $10.75 million, with almost all of the top lots far exceeding their pre-sale estimates.… Read More
This blog is republished with permission from the blog Jewels du Jour, by guest author Claibourne Poindexter.
The department head Victoria Bratberg, specialist John Colasacco, and Vice President Gloria Lieberman are known for their expertise in the field of fine jewelry and their willingness to educate and share their knowledge in the jewels they sell, both to their consignors as well as buyers, leading to some stellar consignments in the past. … Read More
Join us for jewelry consignment daysBoston
Tuesday, June 17, 10AM – 4PM
Tuesday, June 24, 10AM – 4PM
Consult with a jewelry specialist to find out the possible value of your fine jewelry at auction.… Read More
BOSTON, MA – March 25, 2013 – Skinner, Inc. saw excellent results from its auction of Fine Jewelry last week: a robust presentation of more than 500 lots that earned over $2.7 million. Drawing a great deal of excitement was the sale of three rare pieces of jewelry by Pablo Picasso, each on the block for the first time. Also performing well were signed pieces by Buccellati and Cartier, fine Art Nouveau jewels, a selection of natural pearls, diamond jewelry and period gems.… Read More
Monday, March 17, 2014
6:00PM Reception 7:00PM Lecture
Carole Mallory, supermodel, actress, and author of Picasso’s Ghost will discuss rare, one-of-a-kind examples of Picasso Jewelry. Given to her by the artist’s son Claude, these original works are new to the market and will be sold during the March 18th auction of Fine Jewelry.… Read More
BOSTON, MA – March 3, 2013 – Skinner, Inc. announces an auction of Fine Jewelry on March 18, featuring over 500 lots of treasures by important makers including Buccellati, Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Tiffany & Co. and, extraordinarily, Pablo Picasso, among others. Fine Art Nouveau jewelry, a strong section of diamonds, and several whimsical, figural pieces also stand out in this auction.… Read More
Pablo Picasso is best known for paintings that changed the face of modern art. However, he was much more than just a painter. Picasso experimented with artistic techniques and created works in many different media, including sculpture, prints, ceramics, and jewelry.
Early in his career, Pablo Picasso made a series of one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces, most likely cast in the south of France with the assistance of his dentist, Dr.… Read More
Appointments: 11AM – 4PM
Norton Museum of Art 1452 S. Olive Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33401Discover what your objects are worth!
Fine Art: American & European paintings, prints, photography, sculpture, drawings, works on paper
Fine Jewelry: Estate, antique, modern, and artist-designed fine jewelry and gemstones
Fine Silver: American, English, Danish, Continental, and Asian including hollowware, flatware, tableware and ornamental wares
Meet with a Skinner appraiser for a complimentary verbal assessment of your antiques, jewelry, fine art, silver or other collectibles. Our nationally recognized appraisers will be holding consignment days throughout New England, New York, New Jersey, and Florida. Florida consignment days this winter will include events in Coral Gables, Naples, and West Palm Beach featuring appraisers from our Fine Art, Jewelry, and Fine Silver departments.… Read More