Past Auction

Fine Jewelry

Wed, Mar 03, 2021 at 12pm EST |
New York
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  • Auction of Fine Jewelry on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Noon
  • Featuring Property from the Estate of Mildred C. Brinn and the Estate of Catherine Ann Moore Cavanaugh
  • And Luxury Handbags from the Estate of a Pennsylvania Philanthropist
  • This sale will be presented as an auction event conducted by an auctioneer in a closed setting. Place your bids from the safety and comfort of your own home using the following convenient methods:
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    Enter your absentee bids directly into the online catalogue until 8am on the morning of the sale. For information on Absentee Bids, please email [email protected]
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  • We are available to guide you through the entire bidding process and answer any questions you may have. Please contact us at [email protected]

NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle will hold an auction in the popular Fine Jewelry category on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Noon. The sale showcases a wide range of stylish jewelry by Van Cleef & Arpels, Bulgari, David Webb and Tiffany & Co., as well as fine watches for ladies and gentlemen by Rolex and Cartier. Certain to attract attention are luxury handbags by Hermès and Chanel from the Estate of a Pennsylvania Philanthropist (lots 169-194).

Featured in the auction is jewelry from the Estate of Mildred C. Brinn and the Estate of Catherine Ann Moore Cavanaugh. Additional jewelry from these estates will be offered on March 25 with Important Jewelry.

The  Estate of Mildred Cunningham Brinn

Mildred Cunningham Brinn was a role model and counselor to many people and cultural institutions, including American Ballet Theatre (Trustee for over 40 years and long-time Vice Chair) and the Skowhegan School of Art (Trustee from 1977 to 2020 and Chair Emerita). She was a Life Trustee and Chair Emeritus of The Parrish Art Museum and served many years as a Board Member of The Southampton Fresh Air Home and Southampton Hospital, and the Metropolitan Club in New York. (View Lots)

The Estate of Catherine Ann Moore Cavanaugh

A longtime resident of Morristown, New Jersey, Catherine Ann Moore Cavanaugh was the author of four books focusing on the history of Morristown and its environs. Mrs. Cavanaugh was an honorary trustee of the New Jersey Conservation Foundation and the Trustees of the Morristown Green and a former trustee of the Washington Association of New Jersey. She served on the boards of Historic Speedwell, Macculloch Hall Museum and the New Jersey Chapter of the National Society of Arts and Letters. (View Lots)

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Please note that all purchases are subject to a Buyer's Premium
Payment can be made in the following ways:
· By credit card (an additional 3% fee will be charged)
· By wire transfer. For instructions, please email [email protected]

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We Invite You to Auction!

Consignments are currently being accepted for future sales. 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.

For information, please contact:
Ann Lange in New York at 212-427-4141, ext 221 or [email protected]
Nan Summerfield and Emily Marchick in Beverly Hills at 310-276-6616 or [email protected]

Consignments are currently being accepted

To have your property evaluated for possible consignment in the next auction, please contact:

Ann Limer Lange
212-427-4141, ext 221
[email protected]

Martha Garcia
212-427-4141, ext 262
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Media Contact

Louis LeB. Webre
SVP, Marketing & Media
212-427-4141, ext 232
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  • Estate of Betty Isreal
  • Property from a Collection on Rittenhouse Square
  • Property from an Estate of a Long Island Collection
  • Property of a English Gentleman
  • Property of a Florida Lady
  • Property of a New Jersey Collector
  • Property of a Pennsylvania Philanthropist
  • The Estate of Ann M. Osora
  • The Estate of Catherine Ann Moore Cavanaugh
  • The Estate of Mildred C. Brinn

A Selection of Auction Highlights

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