Sotheby's spring sale of Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels at Mandarin Oriental, Geneva, will be led by the ‘Apollo and Artemis Diamonds'. Individually, these captivating diamonds – one Fancy Vivid Blue, one Fancy Intense Pink – are truly exceptional stones and when considered as a pair, they enter a class of their own: the most important earrings ever to appear at auction.
These extraordinary pieces appear at auction on May 16th in Geneva.
Offered separately as individual lots, ‘The Apollo Blue' will be presented with an estimate of CHF 38,125,000 – 50,160,000 and ‘The Artemis Pink' is estimated between CHF 12,540,000 – 18,060,000. The sale features jewellery from different collections comprising signed jewels and superb gemstones. Gems from Kashmir, Burma, Colombia rub shoulders with signed jewels from the most iconic and well-known jewellery houses, such as Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Lacloche, Bulgari, Schlumberger and Tiffany.
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The Apollo Blue – Fancy vivid blue diamond weighing 14.54 carats (Estimate: 38,100,000 – 50,200,000 CHF) and The Artemis Pink – Fancy intense pink diamond weighing 16 carats (Estimate: 12,500,000 – 18,100,000 CHF)
Diamond Riviere, mid-19th century (Estimate: 800,000 – 1,400,000 CHF)
Fancy Intense Purplish Pink diamond ring weighing 7.04 carats (Estimate: 8,000,000 – 12,000,000 CHF)
Pair of natural pearl ear pendants, Reza (Estimate: 1,010,000 – 1,510,000 CHF)
Burmese sapphire & diamond ring weighing 45.74 carats, Van Cleef & Arpels, Royal Blue colour (Estimate: 810,000 – 1,410,000 CHF)