Doyle's May 16, 2016 Sale of Fine Jewelry in Beverly Hills Tops $1.5 Million
Emerald Cut Diamond Ring of Approx. 5.20 Carats, F. Color, VS1 Clarity, Achieves $112,500
Consignments Are Currently Being Accepted for Upcoming Auctions in Beverly Hills and New York
Doyle’s Fine Jewelry auction on May 16, 2016 in Beverly Hills offered over 440 lots of glittering creations by such prestigious makers as Van Cleef & Arpels, David, Webb, Cartier, Bulgari and Tiffany & Co. The auction, which was held at The Paley Center for Media, followed exhibitions in Beverly Hills and in New York. Strong competition in the salesroom, on the telephones and on the Internet from bidders on both coasts, as well as from international buyers, resulted in a successful sale total of $1,524,469.
Highlighting the sale was a stunning diamond ring centering an emerald-cut diamond of approx. 5.20 carats, F color, VS1 clarity, from the Estate of Jane Lemay Lodge. Competitive bidding sent the ring to $112,500, exceeding its estimate of $75,000 - $100,000.
All prices include the buyer’s premium.
We Invite You to Auction!
Consignments are currently being accepted for upcoming jewelry sales in Beverly Hills and New York. We invite you to contact us for a complimentary auction evaluation. Our specialists are always available to discuss the sale of a single item or an entire collection. For information, please contact:
Beverly Hills: Nan Summerfield, GG, and Emily Marchick, GG, at 310-276-6616 or [email protected]
New York: Ann Lange, GG, at 212-427-4141, ext 221 or [email protected]
Doyle’s Expansion to the West Coast
Doyle’s office in Beverly Hills is located at 9595 Wilshire Boulevard, a block from famed Rodeo Drive. The recent expansion to California provides collectors, families, heirs and curators on the West Coast with direct and convenient access to Doyle’s full range of auction and appraisal services. Doyle has long served the Hollywood community as auctioneer of the estates of such film legends as Gloria Swanson, James Cagney, Bette Davis, Rock Hudson, Joan Crawford, Ruth Gordon, Rex Harrison and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.