DEMI-PARURE RUBIS, "BÛCHES", VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, VERS 1960 | RUBY DEMI-PARURE, 'BÛCHES', VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, 1960S
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Property of a Lady
DEMI-PARURE RUBIS, "BÛCHES", VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, VERS 1960
RUBY DEMI-PARURE, 'BÛCHES', VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, 1960S
Comprenant un collier et un bracelet formant une succession de maillons géométriques texturés rehaussés de rubis et de pierres rouges taille ronde, longueur du collier 385 mm environ, du bracelet 180 mm environ, signés Van Cleef & Arpels, numérotés, poinçons français pour l'or 18K (750°/00) et poinçons de maître, poids brut total 154.03 g.
Comprising a necklace and a bracelet designed as a series of fancy textured links accented by circular-cut rubies and red stones, necklace length approximately 385mm, bracelet length approximately 180mm, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered, French assay marks for 18 carat gold and maker's marks, combined gross weight 154.03 grams.
Bracelet and necklace signed VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, bracelet numbered 72424, necklace numbered 7181CS. French assay marks for 18 carat gold on bracelet and necklace, maker's mark (P Fils) on the necklace. Overall in good condition, scratches consistent with age and wear, overall in good condition. Combined gross weight 154.03 grams.
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Cf.: Evelyne Possémé, Van Cleef & Arpels, L'art de la Haute Joaillerie, Paris, 2012, p. 192, pour une photographie d'un collier similaire.
Cf.: Evelyne Possémé, Van Cleef & Arpels, L'art de la Haute Joaillerie, Paris, 2012, pg. 192, for a photograph of a similar bracelet.