FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶
FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶
FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶
FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶
FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶
FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶
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Property from the Collection of Charlotte Ford

FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶

Estimate: 250,000 - 350,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Charlotte Ford

FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶

Estimate: 250,000 - 350,000 USD

Lot Sold:300,000USD

Lot Details

Description

Property From the Collection of Charlotte Ford

FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS

濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶


Designed as a spray of three flowers, the petals set with a pear-shaped Fancy Intense Yellow diamond weighing 4.38 carats, a marquise-shaped Fancy Intense Yellow diamond weighing 2.55 carats, a round Fancy Intense Yellow diamond weighing 2.68 carats and numerous pear and marquise-shaped diamonds of yellow hue, the stem set with round and baguette near colorless diamonds, completed by three cushion-cut and round emeralds set in the center of each flower, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, Paris, numbered 93.948, with French assay and maker's marks; circa 1965.


Accompanied by three GIA reports:


No. 1196384892 dated May 21, 2018 stating that the diamond weighing 4.38 carats is Fancy Intense Yellow, Natural Color, VVS2 clarity.Together with the original working diagram stating that the diamond may be potentially Internally Flawless.


No. 5192385813 dated May 29, 2018 stating that the diamond weighing 2.68 carats is Fancy Intense Yellow, Natural Color, VVS2 clarity.


No. 5191385738 dated May 22, 2018 stating that the diamond weighing 2.55 carats is Fancy Intense Yellow, Natural Color, VVS2 clarity.


Please note that the non-certified diamonds of yellow hue have not been tested for natural origin of color.

Condition Report

In very good condition, with minor discoloration to the mounting. Stamped PT950 for platinum and with French assay marks for 18 karat gold. The uncertified diamonds of yellow hue weighing a total of approximately 16.10 carats are approximately fancy to fancy vivid yellow color, VVS-VS clarity. The near colorless diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.75 carats are approximately E-F color, VVS-VS clarity.The emeralds are medium slightly bluish green, moderately included with typical surface-reaching inclusions. Accompanied by three GIA reports: No. 1196384892 dated May 21, 2018 stating that the diamond weighing 4.38 carats is Fancy Intense Yellow, Natural Color, VVS2 clarity. Together with the original working diagram stating that the diamond may be potentially Internally Flawless. No. 5192385813 dated May 29, 2018 stating that the diamond weighing 2.68 carats is Fancy Intense Yellow, Natural Color, VVS2 clarity. No. 5191385738 dated May 22, 2018 stating that the diamond weighing 2.55 carats is Fancy Intense Yellow, Natural Color, VVS2 clarity. Please note that the non-certified diamonds of yellow hue have not been tested for natural origin of color.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. Illustrations in the catalogue may not be actual size. Prospective purchasers are reminded that, unless the catalogue description specifically states that a stone is natural, we have assumed that some form of treatment may have been used and that such treatment may not be permanent. Our presale estimates reflect this assumption.Certificates of Authenticity: Various manufacturers may not issue certificates of authenticity upon request. Sotheby's is not under an obligation to furnish the purchaser with a certificate of authenticity from the manufacturer at any time. Unless the requirements for a rescission of the sale under the Terms of Guarantee are satisfied, the failure of a manufacturer to issue a certificate will not constitute grounds to rescind the sale. Gemological Certificates and Reports: References in the catalogue descriptions to certificates or reports issued by gemological laboratories are provided only for the information of bidders, and Sotheby's does not guarantee and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, terms or information contained in such certificates or reports. Please also note that laboratories may differ in their assessment of a gemstone (including its origin and presence, type and extent of treatments) and their certificates or reports may contain different results.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Gift of Stavros Niarchos to Charlotte Ford

FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶
Property from the Collection of Charlotte Ford
FANCY INTENSE YELLOW DIAMOND, DIAMOND AND EMERALD BROOCH, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, PARIS | 濃彩黃色鑽石配鑽石及祖母綠別針,梵克雅寶
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