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Live Auction

December Fine Estate Auction

Sun, Dec 17, 2023 02:00PM EST
Lot 124

Collection of Eleven Jewelry Reference Books

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000
$500,000 $50,000
Collection of Eleven Jewelry Reference Books
Including "Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era, The Prince and Princess Aga Kahn Collection," essays by Evelyne Posseme, Stephen Harrison and Sarah D. Coffin; "Art Deco Collectibles, Fashionable Objects from the Jazz Age" by Rodney and Diana Capstick-Dale; "Museum of Arts and Design, Jewelry Stories, Highlights from the collection 1947-2019" edited by Barbara Paris Gifford; "Picasso's Ladies, Jewellery by Wendy Ramshaw," various; "A Connoisseur's Guide to Gems and Jewels" by Benjamin Zucker; "Jewelry of our Time, Art, Ornament and Obsession" by Helen W. Drutt English and Peter Dormer; "Falize, A Dynasty of Jewelers" by Katherine Purcell; "Cartier and America" by Marin Chapman; "Imperishable Beauty, Art Nouveau Jewelry" by Yvonne J. Markowitz and Elyse Zorn Karlin; "Artistic Luxury, Faberge, Tiffany, Lalique" by Stephen Harrison, Emmanuel Ducamp and Jeannine Falino; together with "1810, Celebrating Two Centuries of American Luxury, Black, Starr & Frost" by Karen Danner and Jennifer Heebner.


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