specialist

Martha
Garcia

Vice President / Appraiser, Jewelry Department | Jewelry

Martha Garcia joined Doyle in 2015 is an Appraiser in the Jewelry Department. She is responsible for appraising the jewelry property of estates and contributes to collecting and cataloguing property to be offered in Doyle’s many jewelry auctions annually.

Prior to joining Doyle, Mrs. Garcia was Research Laboratory Technician specializing in colored diamonds at the Gemological Institute of America from 2012 through 2015. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Geological Science from The University of Texas at Austin and obtained her gemology certificate as a Fellow of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain.

Current & Upcoming Auctions

Upcoming Timed Auction

Jewelry Online

Soft close begins Wed, Aug 11, 2021 at 10am EDT

Viewings by Appointment

2021-08-11 10:00:00 2021-08-11 18:00:00 America/New_York Jewelry Online Bidding Will Open on Tuesday, August 3. 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. Online Only Doyle [email protected]

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Upcoming Auction

Fine Jewelry

Wed, Aug 18, 2021 at 12pm EDT |
New York
Exhibition dates:  Aug 16 Aug 17
2021-08-18 12:00:00 2021-08-18 20:00:00 America/New_York Fine 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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Upcoming Timed Auction

Jewelry Online

Soft close begins Tue, Sep 21, 2021 at 10am EDT

Viewings by Appointment

2021-09-21 10:00:00 2021-09-21 18:00:00 America/New_York Jewelry Online . 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. Online Only Doyle [email protected]

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Upcoming Auction

Fine Jewelry

Wed, Sep 22, 2021 at 12pm EDT |
New York
Exhibition dates:  Sep 17 Sep 18 Sep 19 Sep 20
2021-09-22 12:00:00 2021-09-22 20:00:00 America/New_York Fine 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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Upcoming Auction

Online Jewelry

Thu, Oct 14, 2021 at 10am EDT |
New York

Viewings by Appointment

2021-10-14 10:00:00 2021-10-14 18:00:00 America/New_York Online 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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Upcoming Auction

Fine Jewelry

Wed, Oct 20, 2021 at 12pm EDT |
New York
Exhibition dates:  Oct 16 Oct 17 Oct 18
2021-10-20 12:00:00 2021-10-20 20:00:00 America/New_York Fine 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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Upcoming Auction

Important Jewelry

Thu, Oct 21, 2021 at 12pm EDT |
New York
Exhibition dates:  Oct 16 Oct 17 Oct 18
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]

Featured Story


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Cartier Tutti Frutti

Martha Garcia discusses the fascinating history of the distinctive jewelry created by Pierre Cartier and examines a circa 1930 clip-brooch that blends colorful Indian carved gemstones with geometric Art Deco design.
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Calder's Coils

Martha Garcia examines the clever and whimsical jewelry created by Alexander Calder, one of America's greatest Modern masters.
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Fancy Blue Diamonds

Specialist Martha Garcia profiles an Edwardian ring set with Fancy Intense and Fancy Vivid Blue Diamonds that highlights the April 18 auction of Important Jewelry.
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Praise the Pavé

Martha Garcia profiles the exquisite Vatican treasures on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Met Cloisters through October 8.
Van Cleef's Jewelry as Art

Two by Two

Martha Garcia reviews the installation designed by Robert Wilson, Noah's Ark Inspires Van Cleef & Arpels, currently on view at Cedar Lake in Chelsea.
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Resort Jewelry

Martha Garcia shares jewelry trends to sail away with this summer and reveals her picks from the June 21 Fine Jewelry auction.