SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK PHOTO CALL FOR: Exceptional Diamonds & Jewels From Sotheby’s Fall Season.
Including Highlights from The Collection of Mrs. Paul Mellon. WEDNESDAY, 24 SEPTEMBER 2014 AT 9:00AM 1334 York Avenue (@ 72nd St).
ON VIEW FROM THE COLLECTION OF MRS. PAUL MELLON:
A Magnificent and Rare Fancy Vivid Blue Diamond, 9.75 carats. Estimate $10/15 million.
An Exquisite Gold and Diamond Rivière, Cartier, circa 1940s. Estimate $1.25/1.5 million.
FROM SOTHEBY’S HONG KONG SALE OF MAGNIFICENT JEWELS AND JADEITE:
An 8.41-Carat Fancy Vivid Purple-Pink Diamond. Estimate US$13/15.5 million.
“Ballerina Butterfly” Brooch Co-designed by Cindy Chao & Sarah Jessica Parker. Sold to Benefit the New York City Ballet. Estimate US$750/950,000.
A 50.05-Carat Heart-Shaped Diamond D-Color, Internally Flawless, Type IIa. Estimate US$7.7/9 million.
WHAT: PHOTO CALL – Models will present exceptional diamonds and jewels from Sotheby’s fall auction season, including pieces on offer in the New York sales of Property from the Collection of Mrs. Paul Mellon this November, and Sotheby’s Hong Kong auction of Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite this October. Sotheby’s specialists will be available for comment.
WHEN: Wednesday, 24 September 2014 9:00am.
WHERE: Sotheby’s New York, 1334 York Avenue (@72nd Street) 6th floor galleries.
AUCTIONS: Sotheby’s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite. 7 October 2014.
Sotheby’s New York Property from the Collection of Mrs. Paul Mellon: Jewels & Objects of Vertu. 20 & 21 November 2014.