Current Auction

Important Jewelry

Thu, Oct 21, 2021 at 12pm EDT |
New York
2021-10-21 12:00:00 2021-10-21 20:00:00 America/New_York Important Jewelry . Please note that the end time is an estimate based on average auction duration and is not guaranteed; auctions may end earlier or later than their estimated end time. New York Doyle [email protected]
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Exhibition Dates
Sat, Oct 16
12pm – 5pm

Sun, Oct 17
12pm – 5pm

Mon, Oct 18
12pm – 5pm


Doyle New York
175 East 87th Street
New York,  NY  10128

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  • Auction of Important Jewelry on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at Noon
  • Special Preview in Palm Beach on October 5-7
  • We Invite You to Contact Us for Complimentary Auction Appraisals of Your Jewelry and Fine Watches

Please Note a Change in Safety Protocol:
In accordance with the latest NYC regulations, all guests must:
• provide proof of vaccination and a photo ID upon entering
• wear a mask during their visit

This sale will be presented as a live auction event conducted by an auctioneer in a closed setting. Place your bids conveniently using the following convenient methods:

  • Absentee Bids
    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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    Experience the excitement of bidding live during the sale with our online bidding platform, BidLive! Use your computer or mobile device to place bids in real time as the auction progresses. Read More
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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 of Important Jewelry auction on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at Noon. The sale will showcase luxurious jewelry by the world’s most prestigious makers, including Graff, Cartier, Réne Lalique, David Webb, Van Cleef & Arpels and Tiffany & Co. Featured will be dazzling rings, necklaces, brooches and bracelets set with diamonds, colored stones, jade and natural pearls, as well as fine watches and objets de vertu.

The Estate of Laura Bostwick
Highlighting the auction is a stunning marquise-shaped diamond of 8.34 carats, D color, VS1 clarity from the Estate of Laura Bostwick. Read More

Jewelry by Réne Lalique
Certain to attract attention of collectors worldwide is group of rare early jewelry by the legendary designer Réne Lalique. Read More.  Chief among these is an important dragonfly bracelet, circa 1902, from the Collection of Dora Jane Janson. Read More

The Estate of an Italian Philanthropic Family
Collectors will remember the dazzling jewelry by Graff, Van Cleef & Arpels and others from the Estate of an Italian Philanthropic Family that highlighted the Important Jewelry auction last June. We are pleased to present a second offering of jewelry from this exceptional collection. Read More

The Estate of Miss Myrtle Woldson
A special section of the auction showcases jewelry from the Estate of California philanthropist Myrtle Woldson sold to benefit Gonzaga University. Read More

A Wiener Werkstatte Brooch
From the Estate of an Important Jewelry Collector is a Wiener Werkstatte brooch, circa 1907, designed by Joseph Hoffman and Karol Ponocny. Read More 

The Estate of Patricia "Patty" Sanford
From the Estate of Patricia "Patty" Sanford of Reno, Nevada, is a selection of exquisite jewelry featuring designs by Van Cleef & Arpels and Bulgari. Read More

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 3.5% 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. 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]

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Ann Limer Lange
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  • Collection of a Philadelphia Lady
  • Estate of a Miami Beach Philanthropist
  • Estate of a Prominent Connecticut Collector
  • Estate of Connie S.P. Chen
  • Estate of Nanette Kelekian
  • From the Collection of Dora Jane Janson
  • From the Estate of a Multi-Generational Family of Chicago and Montecito
  • From the Estate of a New York Fashion Designer
  • From the Estate of Laura Bostwick
  • From the Estate of Miss Myrtle Woldson, sold for the benefit of Gonzaga University
  • Property from an Important Jewel Collector
  • Property from an Indian Wells International Collector
  • Property from the Estate of Charles Gillman Currier
  • Property from the Estate of Frances Brunel LaGatta Shelton
  • Property from the Hallenbeck Family Collection
  • Property from the Wilsford Estate, Reno, Nevada
  • Property of a Century City Collector
  • Property of a Lady
  • Property of a New Jersey Private Collection
  • The Collection of a Beverly Hills Lady
  • The Collection of a La Jolla Family
  • The Estate of a New York Craft Author
  • The Estate of an Italian Philanthropic Family
  • The Estate of Ettie Lichtenstein

A Selection of Auction Highlights

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