Christie’s presents Jewels Online: Iconic Design (October 13-27), a curated online-only auction featuring 50 examples of iconic and recognizable designs from the world’s most renowned jewelry houses. Works by Bulgari, Cartier, David Webb, Graff, JAR, Tiffany & Co., Van Cleef & Arpels and Verdura are all represented. Join Christie’s jewelry specialists on October 21 at 1pm EDT as they explore the history of each celebrated design and how they came to be ingrained in their brand’s identities; link to register here.
Each piece was carefully selected to represent signature designs and motifs from the world’s most celebrated jewelry houses. Featured lots include a coveted coin and cabochon ruby ‘Monete’ necklace and a diamond ‘Serpenti’ watch by Bulgari; iconic designs by Cartier spanning ‘Trinity,’ ‘Panthère,’ and ‘Love’ motifs; mother of pearl designs by Angela Cummings; signature pieces by Jean Schlumberger; iconic gold mesh designs by Tiffany & Co.; ‘Vintage Alhambra’ by Van Cleef & Arpels; whimsical Verdura creations inspired by nature; and many more.
Bidding begins on 13 October at 10 a.m. EDT and will begin closing lot by lot on 27 October at 10 a.m. EDT.
From Left to Right:
VAN CLEEF & ARPELS CARNELIAN AND GOLD ‘VINTAGE ALHAMBRA’ NECKLACE. $10,000-15,000.
JEAN SCHLUMBERGER RED ENAMEL AND GOLD ‘CROISILLON’ BRACELET. $8,000-12,000.
VERDURA ZIRCON AND GOLD LEAF EARRINGS / AND GOLD LEAF BROOCH. $12,000-18,000 / $25,000-35,000.
VAN CLEEF & ARPELS EMERALD, DIAMOND AND ENAMEL ‘LION. $2,000-3,000.