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.
|Dimensions: 1/2 inches in diameter|
|Item #: CS-7607|
|Price: $3,750 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Art Deco platinum, sapphire and diamond ring. The ring is composed of a square cushion-cut blue sapphire with an approximate weight of 1.55 carats surrounded by old European-cut diamonds weighing approximately .80 carats.Size 4; this ring can be sized.
|Item #: R-7683|
|Price: $19,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Art Deco platinum and diamond bracelet, featuring 230 Old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 9.40 carats, VS clarity and H-I color grade. In a modified brick motif.
|Dimensions: 7" length x 1/2" in 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 that have a VS clarity and H/I color grade. The diamond plaques are separated by 6 cushion-cut rubies with an approximate total weight of 5.00 carats. With 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" in width|
|Item #: BA-12630|
|Price: $18,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Deco platinum, diamond and enamel jabot pin that features two flowers on each end that are decorated with 100 old European cut diamonds and black enamel that form two flowers. The diamonds have an approximate total weight of 2.90 carats.
|Signed: French control mark|
|Dimensions: 7/8" x 3 1/4" wide|
|Item #: BO-13353|
|Price: $27,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French made Art Deco platinum bracelet with diamonds by Bulgari. The flexible bracelet consists of 294 round cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 16.00 carats, 45 baguette diamonds with an approximate total weight of 6.00 carats, 2 round cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 2.60 carats, and 8 square-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .60 carat. This flexible bracelet has 349 diamonds with an approximate total weight of 25.20 carats, H/Icolor, VS/SI clarity. Bulgari bracelets of the Art Deco period are extremely rare. Circa 1935. Discussed in "Between Eternity and History Bulgari from 1884 to 2009 125 Years of Italian Jewels" edited by Amanda Triossi, Skira Publishers, 200p, pages 52-60. And "Bulgari" by Daniela Mascetti and Amanda Triossi, Abbeville Press Publishers, 1996. pages 53-63.
|Signed: “Bulgari, French maker and control mark”|
|Dimensions: 7" in length x 3/4" wide|
|Item #: BA-15819|
|Price: Price on Request. 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 carats, and polished coral and onyx. Double sided.
|Signed: French control marks|
|Dimensions: 5/8 inches x 7/16 inches; 1 1/8" in length|
|Item #: CS-15968|
|Price: $7,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|