An American Art Nouveau 18 karat gold stick pin with enameling and opal by Marcus & Co. The stick pin has a cabochon opal surrounded with four enamel side sections decorated with gold relief arabesque designs. During the first decade of the twentieth century the firm offered a variety of Revivalist style jewelry. Egyptian inspired pieces along with Renaissance Revival and Mughal style were created. The venerable firm of Marcus & Co. was established in 1892 by William, Herman and George Elder Marcus with a shop in New York. The firm distinguished itself as an early proponent of the Art Nouveau style in America, of which this ring is an exquisite example. During the Art Deco period of the 1920's, the firm continued producing fine jewels in the new Art Deco style and expanded with branches in London, Paris, and Palm Beach.
|Artist: Marcus & Co.|
|Signed: “M & Co.”|
|Dimensions: 5/8 inches square; pin length 2 1/2 inches|
|Item #: BO-16439|
|Price: $3,250 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
Art Deco platinum, onyx and diamond cuff links, featuring an octagonal shape inset with a circle of black onyx surrounded by rose-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 1.20 carats. Double sided.
|Dimensions: 1/2" diameter|
|Item #: CS-7607|
|Price: $3,750 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Art Deco platinum bracelet with diamonds. The bracelet has 230 old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 9.40 carats, H/I color, VS clarity. The bracelet is designed in an open work brick motif.
|Dimensions: 7" length x 1/2" width|
|Item #: BA-10896|
|Price: $29,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Art Deco platinum, diamond and ruby bracelet. The bracelet is comprised of 66 Old European cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 2.70 carats, H/I color, VS clarity. The diamond plaques are separated by 6 cushion-cut milligrain set rubies with an approximate total weight of 5.00 carats. Gemoligical Institute of America certificate on one of the rubies stating Burma origin and no indications of heating.
|Signed: Gia certificate 2175898604|
|Dimensions: 7" length x 5/16" width|
|Item #: BA-12630|
|Price: $18,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Deco platinum, diamond and enamel jabot pin designed in a floral motif with flowers at each end, set with 100 old European cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 2.90 carats. and black enamel forming the two flowers. This type of brooch, usually long and vertically shaped, consists of a single central pin with two decorative ornaments at either end. The lower ornament, which either clicks or screws into place, is detachable allowing the connecting pin to be slipped through the garment. When fastened, the pin is invisible, so the two ornaments seem to float on the fabric.In the 1920's and 1930's, Cartier was famed for its jeweled jabots, which it called cliquet pins or brooches (named for the "click" made when the detachable ornament is snapped on to the pin).Exhibited at "Anything Goes: The Jazz Age" at the Nassau County Museum of Art, 24 March 2018 - 8 July 2018.
|Signed: French control mark|
|Dimensions: 7/8" length x 3-1/4" width|
|Item #: BO-13353|
|Price: $27,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of French Art Deco platinum and 18 karat gold cuff links with diamond, onyx and coral. The cuff links have 56 rose-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .40 carat, and polished coral and onyx stones. Double sided.
|Signed: French control marks|
|Dimensions: 5/8" length x 7/16" width|
|Item #: CS-15968|
|Price: $7,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Art Deco platinum ring with emerald and diamonds. The ring centers on an emerald-cut emerald with an approximate weight of 3.37 carats, framed with round and baguette cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .60 carat.American Gemological Laboratory report stating that the stone is of Colombian origin with minor treatment. Report No. CS567792.Ring size 4-1/4; this ring can be sized.
|Item #: R-16127|
|Price: Price on Request. Call (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Deco platinum bracelet with diamonds by Okrant et Davidonniez. The flexible open work bracelet has 512 European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 38.00 carats, 2 larger diamonds with an approximate total weight of 2.00 carats, and 2 smaller flanking diamonds with an approximate total weight of 1.00 carat, VS clarity, G/H/I color grade. With box. The Okrant et Davidonniez workshop was located in Paris at 64 rue Lafayette. They produced jewelry for all the Place Vendôme fine jewelry houses, such as Van Cleef & Arpels, Cartier, Mauboussin, and Boucheron. The firm closed in 1939. With original box. Exhibited at "Anything Goes: The Jazz Age" at the Nassau County Museum of Art, 24 March 2018 - 8 July 2018.Similar bracelets are pictured in Art Deco Jewelry, by Sylvie Raulet, Rizzoli, 1984, page 84, 154.
|Artist: Okrant et Davidonniez|
|Signed: Maker and French assay marks|
|Dimensions: 7-1/8'' length x 1-1/8'' width|
|Item #: BA-16221|
|Price: Price on Request. Call (212) 644-6400|