A 19th century marble sculpture of a mythological water nymph emerging from water, titled "Undine Rising from the Water," is headlining a Feb. 13-14 sale, presented by Thomaston Place Auction Galleries.
Clars Auction Gallery's Fine Art, Decorative, Jewelry and Asian Art sale, Jan. 16-17, features more than 200 lots of antique photographs and prints from esteemed private collections including the Art Institute of Chicago.
More than 230 lots of pieces from a long-time estate jeweler in the French Quarter, regional artwork and antique French furniture, will be represented Dec. 12-13 during Crescent City Auction Gallery's 1,000-lot sale.
Some of the biggest names in jewelry, including Elsa Peretti, Tiffany & Co., and Tacori, will be represented among the lots in Alex Cooper Auctioneers' Sept. 10 sale.
Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Harry Winston, among other icons of jewelry will be represented during Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' Important Jewelry and Fine Timepieces auction, scheduled for Sept. 16-18.
Several lots of jewelry, including an 18K gold and diamond pendant, and a 19th century card table, piqued bidder interest during Willis Henry's March 28-29 auction.
An eye-catching ladies’ platinum, diamond, and sapphire Art Deco bow bracelet, which realized $14,400, was one of several unique pieces of jewelry to change hands during Kaminski Auctions' Jan. 18 auction.
A large 20-carat gold Russian pendant, with a cloisonné image of Jesus, cabochons of ruby and sapphires, and the reverse with rock crystal sold for $17,400 during a sale offered by Kaminski Auctions.
This article is written by renowned jewelry expert and author, C. Jeanenne Bell, G.G., and is an excerpt from the just-published new edition of Answers to Questions About Old Jewelry, 8th Ed. One of my favorite sections in the article appears near the beginning, where Bell states: “The jewelry of the 1860s and ’70s is...
In the Buck Stops Here column Melanie C. Thomas explores Victorian jewelry, examining the history behind this brilliant category of baubles, evolution of design, and tips for avoiding the frustration sometimes associated with authenticating pieces.