A SPECTACULAR LINEUP OF DIAMONDS AND DESIGNER JEWELRY HEADLINES WESCHLER?S DECEMBER 13 AUCTION


Weschler's is pleased to offer over three hundred seventy lots of rugs, jewelry, 20th Century furniture and decorative objects, Asian works of art, English, Continental and American furniture and decorations, fine art and much more in their December 13th Capital Collections sale.

  • The jewelry portion of the sale features over one hundred forty lots by makers such as Cartier, Tiffany & Co., Suzanne Belperron, Rolex, Kwiat, Stephen Russell, Buccellati, Verdura and others. Jewelry highlights include:

Lot 34 Gentlemans 18-Karat Yellow-Gold Automatic Wristwatch, Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Day-Date, Swiss, Circa 1985, $7,000-9,000.

Lot 39 Art Deco Platinum and Diamond 19-Jewel Manual-Wind Bracelet Wristwatch, Cartier, Paris, Circa 1925, $50,000-70,000, with approximately 9 carats of diamonds.

Lot 54 Platinum, Fancy Yellow Diamond and Emerald Cocktail Ring, Tiffany & Co., Early 20th Century, $7,000-9,000, accompanied by a GIA certificate.

Lot 57 French 18-Karat White-Gold and Diamond Brooch, Suzanne Belperron, Manufactured by Gro?n? et Darde, Circa 1942-1955, $7,000-9,000.

Lot 146 Pair of Platinum and Diamond Clip-Back Earrings, Stephen Russell, $8,000-12,000.

Lot 162 Platinum and Diamond Riviere Necklace, Kwiat, Retailed by Neiman Marcus, $60,000-80,000, with approximately 30.96 carats total weight of diamonds.

Lot 164 Pair of 18-Karat Yellow-Gold, Emerald and Diamond Clip-Back Earrings, Verdura, $5,000-7,000.

Lot 167 Platinum and Diamond Clover Brooch, $70,000-90,000, with 21.50 carats total weight of diamonds, accompanied by GIA certificates.

Lot 169 18-Karat Yellow-Gold, Coral, Blue Sapphire and Diamond Berry Bracelet, Tiffany & Co., Attributed to Donald Claflin, Circa 1965-1970, $15,000-25,000.

Lot 170 Platinum, 18-Karat Yellow-Gold and Fancy Yellow Diamond Ring, $100,000-125,000, center diamond weighing 11.48 carats and accompanied by a GIA certificate.

  • 20th Century Works of Art, including:

Lot 172 Set of Five Tiffany Pink Pastel Favrile Glass Plates, Circa 1920, $2,000-3,000.

Lot 176 Pair of George Nakashima Walnut Night Stands, Manufactured for John Widdicomb, Circa 1960, $2,000-3,000.

  • Asian works of art, including scrolls, jade carvings, pottery, blue and white porcelain, Indian marble, sandstone friezes and more:

Lot 212 Pair of Chinese Wucai Hu-Form Covered Urns, 19th Century, $2,000-3,000.

Lot 221 Indian Marble Frieze of Shiva Bhairava, Jaipur, Rajasthan, Circa 13th-15th Century, $2,000-3,000.

Lot 225 Japanese Shibayama Gold and Black Lacquer Mounted Hardwood Shodana, Meiji Period (1868-1912), $2,000-3,000.

  • Over seventy lots of English, Continental and American furniture and decorations, including:

Lot 203 Tiffany & Co. Sterling 'Mooresque' Centerpiece, Designed by Edward C. Moore, New York, Circa 1867, $3,000-5,000.

Lot 233 French Gilt Bronze Mythological Figure of Psyche with Harp, After a model by Jean-Baptiste Germain (French 1841-1910), $3,000-5,000.

Lot 237 Louis XV Style Ormolu Mounted Scarlet Japanned Bureau a Pente, Late 19th Century, $3,000-5,000.

Lot 238 Louis XV Ormolu Mounted Parquetry Tulipwood and Kingwood Mottled Gray Marble Top Commode, Jean-Baptiste Boulard, Circa 1755, $3,000-5,000.

Lot 267 Chippendale Transitional Satinwood Inlaid Mahogany Quarter-Column Slant-Front Desk, Possibly York, PA, Circa 1790, $1,000-2,000.

  • Over ninety lots of fine old master works, contemporary art, landscapes, prints and more:

Lot 287 British (Elizabethan) School, 16th Century, Portrait of a Lady Wearing a Lace Ruff and Pearl Necklace, oil on canvas, $1,000-1,500.

Lot 302 Jason Martin (British b. 1970), Empress, combed silver acrylic on aluminum, $30,000-50,000.

Lot 323 William Wendt (American 1865-1946), Green Fields, oil on canvas, $20,000-30,000.

Lot 339 Cundo Bermudez (Cuban 1914-2008), Woman with Bird, gouache on laid paper, $7,000-9,000; one of two works by the artist.

Lot 362 Martin Lewis (American 1881-1962), Snow on the 'El' (McCarron 95), drypoint and sand ground, 1931, $20,000-30,000; one of four works by the artist

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