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Neoclassical Gold and Shell Cameo Suite

Neoclassical Gold and Shell Cameo Suite

Auction:
3256B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 21, 2019
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Neoclassical Gold and Shell Cameo Suite, early 19th century, the nine plaques depicting scenes after various artists including Venus, Mars, and Cupid in the Smithy of Vulcan, Love for Sale, Love More ...

18kt Gold Figural Brooch

18kt Gold Figural Brooch

Auction:
3136T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2018
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$523$425

18kt Gold Figural Brooch, depicting Perseus with the Head of Medusa after Benvenuto Cellini, 12.0 dwt, lg. 1 7/8 in. More ...

Cervantes, Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) The History of the Most Renowned Don Quixote of Mancha: and his Trusty Squire Sancho Pancha.

Cervantes, Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) The History of the Most Renowned Don Quixote of Mancha: and his Trusty Squire Sancho Pancha.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Cervantes, Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) The History of the Most Renowned Don Quixote of Mancha: and his Trusty Squire Sancho Pancha. London: Thomas Hodgkin, and are to be sold by John Newton at More ...

Autographs of Two Opera Performers, c. 1924

Autographs of Two Opera Performers, c. 1924

Auction:
3109T
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2018
Lot:
1189
Sold for:
$74$60

Autographs of Two Opera Performers, c. 1924, Italian soprano Amelita Galli-Curci and Scottish tenor Webster Millar, with portraits on a single scrapbook page; sold with an image of conductor Pierre More ...

Morand, Sauveur François (1697-1773) Traite de la Taille au Haut Appareil.

Morand, Sauveur François (1697-1773) Traite de la Taille au Haut Appareil.

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1228
Sold for:
$62$50

Morand, Sauveur François (1697-1773) Traite de la Taille au Haut Appareil. Paris: Cavelier, 1728. First edition, 12mo [bound with] Douglass's Nouvelle Maniere de Fair l'Operation de la Taille, More ...

Morand, Sauveur François (1697-1773) Traite de la Taille au Haut Appareil.

Morand, Sauveur François (1697-1773) Traite de la Taille au Haut Appareil.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1341
Unsold
 

Morand, Sauveur François (1697-1773) Traite de la Taille au Haut Appareil. Paris: Cavelier, 1728. First edition, 12mo [bound with] Douglass's Nouvelle Maniere de Fair l'Operation de la Taille, More ...

French Bisque Figure of a Woman

French Bisque Figure of a Woman

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$738$600

French Bisque Figure of a Woman, late 19th century, modeled wearing a hat and dress, sitting on a bench, inscribed "Campagne," and "MANON," to round base, ht. 25 in. N.B. This figure possibly More ...

Plaster Pedestal and Bust of French Composer Jean-Philippe Rameau

Plaster Pedestal and Bust of French Composer Jean-Philippe Rameau

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2065
Sold for:
$431$350

Plaster Pedestal and Bust of French Composer Jean-Philippe Rameau, ht. 67 in. More ...

Framed Cast Bronze Medallion of Cupid and Psyche

Framed Cast Bronze Medallion of Cupid and Psyche

Auction:
2974T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 12, 2017
Lot:
1245
Sold for:
$148$120

Framed Cast Bronze Medallion of Cupid and Psyche, Metallic Compress Casting Co., Boston, Massachusetts, dia. 13 1/4 in. More ...

Jules Pascin (French, 1885-1930)      Cendrillon accroupie

Jules Pascin (French, 1885-1930) Cendrillon accroupie

Auction:
2646M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 17, 2013
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$270$225

Jules Pascin (French, 1885-1930) Cendrillon accroupie, from CENDRILLON, 1929. Initialed within the plate, identified on a label from the William H. Lane Foundation, Leominster, Massachusetts, More ...

Jules Pascin (French, 1885-1930)      Cendrillon accroupie

Jules Pascin (French, 1885-1930) Cendrillon accroupie

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
145
Unsold
 

Jules Pascin (French, 1885-1930) Cendrillon accroupie, from CENDRILLON, 1929. Initialed within the plate, identified on a label from the William H. Lane Foundation, Leominster, Massachusetts, More ...

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$7,821$6,600

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace, composed of eighty-seven saltwater pearls and one freshwater pearl graduating in size from 7.55 x 7.48 mm to 4.44 mm, completed by a rose-cut diamond More ...

Diamond Solitaire

Diamond Solitaire

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$6,281$5,300

Diamond Solitaire, prong-set with an old mine-cut diamond weighing 2.74 cts., 14kt white gold mount, together with a platinum band, size 5 1/2 and 6 3/4, (unmounted). Provenance: Descendants of More ...

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$13,628$11,500

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg, the brooch prong-set with a cabochon ruby measuring approx. 13.25 x 10.51 x 7.60 mm framed by old European-cut diamonds, approx. More ...

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$5,096$4,300

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia, the guilloche enamel form centering a bezel-set diamond, rose-cut diamond edge, dia. 7/8 in., marked AH. Provenance: Descendants of the More ...

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch, the bi-color goldtone dial with Roman numeral indicators, with verge escapement movement no. 1546, within enamel and split seed pearl case, dia. 1 in. More ...

Antique Emerald and Diamond Bracelet, France

Antique Emerald and Diamond Bracelet, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$2,252$1,900

Antique Emerald and Diamond Bracelet, France, set with five cabochon emeralds each flanked by old mine and rose-cut diamonds, joined by hammered curb links, silver-topped 18kt gold mount, lg. 7 5/8 More ...

Edwardian Diamond and Seed Pearl Bar Pin

Edwardian Diamond and Seed Pearl Bar Pin

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Edwardian Diamond and Seed Pearl Bar Pin, bead-set with twenty-one old mine and old European-cut diamond melee, approx. total wt. 2.00 cts., platinum-topped gold mount, lg. 3 1/8 in. Provenance: More ...

18kt Gold and Cabochon Sapphire Ring

18kt Gold and Cabochon Sapphire Ring

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

18kt Gold and Cabochon Sapphire Ring, bezel-set with a cabochon sapphire measuring approx. 17.60 x 13.00 x 9.35 mm, size 2 1/2, boxed, (cabochon unevenly domed). Provenance: Descendants of the More ...

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$474$400

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France, the white enamel dial with Arabic numeral indicators, enclosing jeweled gilt movement, within case with rose-cut diamond fleur-de-lis More ...

Three Jewelry Items, France

Three Jewelry Items, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$296$250

Three Jewelry Items, France, two shirt studs, one set with a circular-cut pale sapphire, the other with a goshenite, and a set of cuff links, platinum and 18kt gold mounts. Provenance: More ...

Art Nouveau Silver and Enamel Chain

Art Nouveau Silver and Enamel Chain

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$830$700

Art Nouveau Silver and Enamel Chain, composed of paperclip chain highlighted by blue enamel fancy links with swag motifs and accented by glass beads simulated lapis, 900 silver mark, lg. 36 in. More ...

18kt Gold and Green Tourmaline Stud Earrings

18kt Gold and Green Tourmaline Stud Earrings

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

18kt Gold and Green Tourmaline Stud Earrings, each set with an oval-cut tourmaline measuring approx. 13.00 x 11.20 x 6.20 mm, French maker's mark CS, (one earring back missing). Provenance: More ...

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Locket, France

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Locket, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$830$700

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Locket, France, the hammered form with rose-cut diamond initial "R" for Rejane, guarantee stamp, (small dents). Provenance: Descendants of the Belle Epoque actress More ...

Art Nouveau 18kt Gold and Rose-cut Diamond Locket, France

Art Nouveau 18kt Gold and Rose-cut Diamond Locket, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Art Nouveau 18kt Gold and Rose-cut Diamond Locket, France, depicting a maiden among overarching fronds, rose-cut diamond accents, dia. 1 1/2 in., French guarantee stamp and maker's mark. More ...

Antique Silver, Moonstone and Diamond Cuff Bracelet

Antique Silver, Moonstone and Diamond Cuff Bracelet

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Antique Silver, Moonstone and Diamond Cuff Bracelet, the terminals bezel-set with cabochon moonstones flanked by old mine and rose-cut diamonds, Russian maker's mark E.H and 95 silver mark. More ...

18kt Gold Necklace, Tiffany & Co., Italy

18kt Gold Necklace, Tiffany & Co., Italy

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

18kt Gold Necklace, Tiffany & Co., Italy, composed of tightly woven links, 35.8 dwt, lg. 17 1/2 in., signed. Provenance: Descendants of the Belle Epoque actress Rejane. Rejane (1865-1920) was a More ...

High Karat Gold Cuff

High Karat Gold Cuff

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$948$800

High Karat Gold Cuff, composed of three strands of braided wire, 24.5 dwt, unidentified hallmarks. Provenance: Descendants of the Belle Epoque actress Rejane. Rejane (1865-1920) was a great More ...

Antique 14kt Gold Watch Chain

Antique 14kt Gold Watch Chain

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$652$550

Antique 14kt Gold Watch Chain, composed of braided rope, suspending a fob with applied wirework and black enamel designs, 26.0 dwt, lg. 15 3/4 in. Provenance: Descendants of the Belle Epoque More ...

14kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Hodson Kennard & Co., International Watch Co.

14kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Hodson Kennard & Co., International Watch Co.

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$830$700

14kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Hodson Kennard & Co., International Watch Co., the goldtone dial with Arabic numeral indicators, 21 jewel, 6 adjustment signed International Watch Co. nickel More ...