A pair of French Art Deco platinum earrings with diamonds, red coral, and onyx. The earring tops have black onyx and coral beads that suspend pear shape drop with 46 old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 1.00 carat alternating with black enamel triangles. The interior of the drop is framed with a single piece of cut coral. The earrings are in a modified pendeloque motif. Similar discussed in Earrings from Antiquity to the Present by Daniela Mascetti and Amanda Triossi, Thames & Hudson, 1990, page 132-135.
|Signed: French control mark|
|Dimensions: 7/8" length x 5/8" width|
|Item #: ER-16248|
|Price: $23,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Deco coral, diamond, enamel and pearl Blackamoor clip brooch by Cartier. The brooch depicts a classic Moorish enamel Blackamoor wearing an enamel turban set with rose-cut diamonds, a cylindrical coral bead turban knot and hanging seed pearl earrings. Pictured in "Cartier and America", by Martin Chapman, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 2009, page 108.
|Signed: “Cartier”, “Paris”, “Depose”, “13384”, stamped “J.C.”|
|Dimensions: 1-3/8'' length x 3/4'' width x ½'' depth|
|Item #: BO-13114|
|Price: $17,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of American Mid-Century platinum, 18 karat gold, enamel and diamond earrings by David Webb. The earrings feature polished gold strips and black enamel alternating with inset rows of 40 round-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 2.90 carats, G/H color, VS clarity.
|Artist: David Webb|
|Signed: “Webb” “Plat 18 kt”|
|Dimensions: 1-1/8" in length x 7/8" at widest|
|Item #: ER-12052|
|Price: $25,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of English Antique 18 karat gold and enamel earrings. The earrings are composed of 2 hanging spheres decorated with neoclassical black enamel motifs, chain and gold fringe. French wires later."One of the most distinctive forms of earring in the 1870's consisted of a circular, oval or otherwise shaped panel variously decorated with enamel" with fringe or tassels. From Earrings.Similar earrings discussed in Earrings From Antiquity to the Present, by Daniela Mascetti, Thames & Hudson, 1990, page 122.
|Dimensions: 2'' length x 3/4'' width|
|Item #: ER-18603|
|Price: $6,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|