Christies to hold Magnificent Jewels Auction in April

Christie’s has announced it will be holding the Magnificent Jewels live auction on 13 April and an online sale from 8-20 April which will include 217 lots, with estimates ranging from $10,000 (£7,290) to $2.5m (£1.8m). The auction will include a selection of colourless diamonds, coloured diamonds, and gemstones, along with signed pieces by Belperron, Bvlgari, Cartier, Graff, Harry Winston, Hemmerle, JAR, Lacloche, Tiffany & Co, and Van Cleef & Arpels. The 13 April auction will be led by ‘The Perfect Palette,’ a trio of coloured diamonds being offered as separate lots, which include a “fancy vivid blue” diamond ring of 2.13 carats with prices ranging from $2m (£1.5m) to $3m (£2.2m). Also included in the auction will be a selection of white diamonds led by a “pear brilliant-cut” diamond ring of 38.04 carats, Type IIa which will range from $2.5m (£1.8m) – $3.5m (£2.5m); an emerald-cut diamond of 14.50 carats, D colour, IF clarity, Type IIa ranging from $700,000 (£510,281) – $1m (£728,973. Coloured gemstones are also represented by a Burmese ruby ring by F.J. Cooper, a prominent Philadelphia jeweller which will be on auction for $1.2m (£874,118) – $2.2m (£1.6m) and a Colombian emerald ring by Cartier with prices ranging from $150,000 (£109,334) – $200,000 (£145,774). Additionally featured are 12 separate lots containing groupings of unmounted stones spanning diamonds, rubies, sapphires, and emeralds with estimates ranging from $2,000 (£1,457) to $30,000 (£21,864) all offered without reserve.

Christies to hold Magnificent Jewels Auction in April

Christie’s has announced it will be holding the Magnificent Jewels live auction on 13 April and an online sale from 8-20 April which will include 217 lots, with estimates ranging from $10,000 (£7,290) to $2.5m (£1.8m).

The auction will include a selection of colourless diamonds, coloured diamonds, and gemstones, along with signed pieces by Belperron, Bvlgari, Cartier, Graff, Harry Winston, Hemmerle, JAR, Lacloche, Tiffany & Co, and Van Cleef & Arpels.

The 13 April auction will be led by ‘The Perfect Palette,’ a trio of coloured diamonds being offered as separate lots, which include a “fancy vivid blue” diamond ring of 2.13 carats with prices ranging from $2m (£1.5m) to $3m (£2.2m).

Also included in the auction will be a selection of white diamonds led by a “pear brilliant-cut” diamond ring of 38.04 carats, Type IIa which will range from $2.5m (£1.8m) – $3.5m (£2.5m); an emerald-cut diamond of 14.50 carats, D colour, IF clarity, Type IIa ranging from $700,000 (£510,281) – $1m (£728,973.

Coloured gemstones are also represented by a Burmese ruby ring by F.J. Cooper, a prominent Philadelphia jeweller which will be on auction for $1.2m (£874,118) – $2.2m (£1.6m) and a Colombian emerald ring by Cartier with prices ranging from $150,000 (£109,334) – $200,000 (£145,774).

Additionally featured are 12 separate lots containing groupings of unmounted stones spanning diamonds, rubies, sapphires, and emeralds with estimates ranging from $2,000 (£1,457) to $30,000 (£21,864) all offered without reserve.