Auction of Fine Jewelry on February 20, 2019
Featuring Property from the Estate of Jewelry Designer Linda Lee Johnson
Consignments Are Currently Being Accepted for Future Sales
NEW YORK, NY – Doyle’s Fine Jewelry auction on February 20, 2019 offered a wide range of jewelry with more moderate estimates than in the Important Jewelry category of sales. Showcased were over 800 lots of stylish jewelry by the world's most prestigious makers, including Tiffany & Co., Schlumberger, David Webb, Van Cleef & Arpels, Cartier, Hermès, Bulgari and Buccellati. Among the fine watches were examples by Rolex, Chopard, Piaget and Patek Philippe.
With international competitive bidding in the saleroom, on the telephones and via the Internet, the auction totaled a successful $2,087,156, at the top end of the $1,478,100-2,086,200 estimate, with a strong 89% sold by lot and 92% sold by value.
The Estate of Linda Lee Johnson
Doyle is honored to auction a group of jewelry from the estate of acclaimed jewelry designer Linda Lee Johnson (1944-2018) as a featured section of the auction. An accomplished sculptor, Johnson studied jewelry making in the 1980s, and her creations were initially sold by Tiffany & Co. In 1989, she partnered with Barney’s and introduced the store’s first jewelry collection. Read More About the Estate
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Consignments are currently being accepted for upcoming Jewelry auctions in New York and Beverly Hills. We invite you to contact us for a complimentary auction evaluation of your jewelry and fine watches. Our specialists are always available to discuss the sale of a single item or an entire collection.