Past Auction

Important Jewelry

Tue, Apr 12, 2022 at 12pm EDT |
New York
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Cartier Art Deco Desk Clock Achieved $359,100 as the Sale Total Topped $3.8 Million


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  • Auction of Important Jewelry on Tuesday, April 12, 2022
  • An Important Cartier Art Deco Desk Clock far surpassed its estimate to sell for $359,100
  • We Invite You to Contact Us for a Complimentary Auction Appraisal of Your Jewelry & Fine Watches

NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle's auction of Important Jewelry on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at Noon showcased luxurious jewelry spanning the Antique, Victorian, Edwardian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Modern eras by the world’s most prestigious makers, including Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Schlumberger Monture and Tiffany & Co. Featured was a selection of Fancy Blue diamonds, dazzling rings, necklaces, brooches and bracelets set with diamonds, colored stones, jade and natural pearls. The selection of luxury timepieces featured an important Art Deco desk clock by Cartier and fine watches by Rolex, Patek Philippe and Harry Winston.

With competitive international bidding, the sale totaled an exceptional $3,897,495, surpassing the pre-sale estimate of $2,578,800-3,738,400 with a strong 95% lots sold.

The top lot of the sale was an exquisite Art Deco desk clock circa 1925 by Cartier that soared past its estimate of $60,000-80,000 to realize a staggering $359,100. The clock was from The Estate of Kathryn Graham.

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  • Collection of a New York and Palm Beach Lady
  • Collection of a Palm Beach Family
  • Collection of a Palm Beach Lady
  • Collection of a Palm Beach Socialite
  • Collection of a Southern Family
  • Collection of a Titled Parisian and Palm Beach Lady
  • Estate of an American Family
  • Estate of Dr. Erno Laszlo
  • Estate of Lynn C. Davies
  • From the Estate of Norma Kipnis Wilson, Philanthropist and Activist
  • Property from a Private Collection, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Property from a Washington State Woman
  • Property from The Estate of Louise Miller, 907 Fifth Ave, New York, NY
  • Property of a Northern California Resident
  • The Collection of a La Jolla, California Woman
  • The Estate of a European Collector
  • The Estate of a Park Avenue Lady
  • The Estate of Kathryn Graham
  • The Estate of Sally Thomson
  • The property of Doyle New York

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