Results: The Magnificent Jewels and Fine Jewels auctions in New York achieved $29.7 million, with Sotheby's worldwide jewelry sales crossing $500 million in 2016. Over two days, Sotheby's sold more than 650 pieces of jewelry with storied provenance and iconic designs.
Spanning more than 150 years of Jewelry history, Property from the Collection of Marjorie S. Fisher exceeded expectations, achieving $10.6 million, and important designs from the family of Betsey Cushing Whitney & John Hay Whitney brought in $2.3 million, double the high estimate.
Auction Details: Whether gifting yourself or a loved one, the December Fine Jewels sale in New York has fashionable baubles cut out for every style and occasion. Including Property From the Collection of Marjorie S. Fisher, Palm Beach and Property From the Lichtblau Collection, the sale is centered upon decorative jewels from a variety of makers including Van Cleef & Arpels, Cartier and Bulgari. Come visit the Fine Jewels exhibition in New York from 3 - 8 December and let us help you find your perfect holiday ornament.