CHICAGO – Hindman Auction’s Fine and Important Jewelry auction on Tuesday, Sept. 15, will feature an exceptional selection of signed pieces, diamonds and antique and contemporary jewelry. The sale offers fine jewelry featuring an exquisite selection by Jean Schlumberger including some of his most iconic designs. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
Among the top lots of the auction is a beautiful oval diamond ring weighing over 6 carats which will be offered with an estimate of $60,000-$80,000 (lot 155). This stunning stone is offered as part of the Chicago Collection of Norene Goldstein, an important Chicago art collector whose works were highlighted in Hindman’s spring Fine Art auctions.
Signed jewelry continues to command strong prices and this auction will offer a selection of pieces by Van Cleef & Arpels, Jean Schlumberger, Tiffany & Co., Buccellati and Bvlgari among others. A beautiful Van Cleef & Arpels sapphire and diamond ‘Fil de l’eau’ necklace will be offered with an estimate of $35,000-$55,000, as well as an extra-wide Mario Buccellati yellow gold and diamond cuff bracelet estimated at $22,000-$28,000.
Of particular note, is a lovely group of Schlumberger for Tiffany & Co. jewelry that includes some of Jean Schlumberger’s most iconic designs. Among the highlights is a ‘Dot Losange’ bangle bracelet estimated at $15,000-$20,000. This beautiful paillonné enamel design became known as the “Jackie Bracelet” as it was a favorite accessory of Jackie Kennedy. Also included is a green beryl and diamond ‘Bird on a Rock’ brooch, one of Schlumberger’s most iconic designs ($15,000-$20,000). It was first created in 1956 and has been made in several iterations with various large “rocks” of different gem varieties.
The Fine and Important Jewelry auction will be held on Sept. 15 at 10 a.m. CDT in Hindman’s Chicago saleroom.
For details contact Hindman’s Client Services by calling 312-280-1212 to schedule a time to preview the sale.
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