View 1 of Lot 598. PINK TOURMALINE AND YELLOW SAPPHIRE 'DOGWOOD' CLIP-BROOCH AND PAIR OF EARCLIPS, VERDURA | 粉紅色璧璽配黃色剛玉「Dogwood」別針及耳環一對,Verdura.
View 1 of Lot 598. PINK TOURMALINE AND YELLOW SAPPHIRE 'DOGWOOD' CLIP-BROOCH AND PAIR OF EARCLIPS, VERDURA | 粉紅色璧璽配黃色剛玉「Dogwood」別針及耳環一對,Verdura.
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PINK TOURMALINE AND YELLOW SAPPHIRE 'DOGWOOD' CLIP-BROOCH AND PAIR OF EARCLIPS, VERDURA | 粉紅色璧璽配黃色剛玉「Dogwood」別針及耳環一對,Verdura

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 USD

Important Jewels From a Family Collection Inherited From Mrs. John C. Wilson, Née Princess Natalie Paley

PINK TOURMALINE AND YELLOW SAPPHIRE 'DOGWOOD' CLIP-BROOCH AND PAIR OF EARCLIPS, VERDURA | 粉紅色璧璽配黃色剛玉「Dogwood」別針及耳環一對,Verdura

PINK TOURMALINE AND YELLOW SAPPHIRE 'DOGWOOD' CLIP-BROOCH AND PAIR OF EARCLIPS, VERDURA | 粉紅色璧璽配黃色剛玉「Dogwood」別針及耳環一對,Verdura

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot sold:

68,750

USD

Important Jewels From a Family Collection Inherited From Mrs. John C. Wilson, Née Princess Natalie Paley

PINK TOURMALINE AND YELLOW SAPPHIRE 'DOGWOOD' CLIP-BROOCH AND PAIR OF EARCLIPS, VERDURA

粉紅色璧璽配黃色剛玉「Dogwood」別針及耳環一對,Verdura


The clip-brooch of floral design, set with pink tourmaline cabochon petals, and with variously-cut yellow sapphires at the center, and decorative gold work, together with a pair of matching earclips, signed Verdura; 1943.


For a set of similar design made in 1942 and featured in a Salvador Dalí surrealistic landscape, see Verdura: The Life and Work of a Master Jeweler by Patricia Corbett, page 103.