Arts & Crafts 18kt Gold, Tourmaline, and Sapphire Necklace, Tiffany & Co. Est $40.000-50.000. Arts & Crafts 18kt Gold, Tourmaline, and Sapphire Necklace, Tiffany & Co. Est $40.000-50.000.

Fine Jewelry on September 9th at Skinner, Boston.

Sophisticated and beautiful jewelry is the tag-line for this 662 lot sale which includes a private New England collection featuring three rare pieces of Tiffany jewelry from the Arts & Crafts movement. Other highlights that might that catch your eye are fine diamonds and colored gemstones as will signed pieces by Cartier, Schlumberger, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Tiffany & Co.

Rare Chinese Qing cylindrical porcelain snuff bottles, depicting a "hero" theme with a flying dragon amidst clouds, gazing at an upturning tiger among grassy bush, the details exquisitely executed in famille rose enamel and the second depicts the theme "dragons teaching his son" with two five clawed dragons in grisaille over unglazed ground. Largest: 3.125"H (8cm), Circa - 19th C. Est. $800-$1.000 Rare Chinese Qing cylindrical porcelain snuff
bottles, depicting a "hero" theme with a flying dragon amidst clouds, gazing at an upturning tiger among grassy bush, the details exquisitely executed in famille rose enamel and the second depicts the theme "dragons teaching his son" with two five clawed dragons in grisaille over unglazed ground. Largest: 3.125"H (8cm), Circa - 19th C.
Est. $800-$1.000

Asian Works of Art on September 10th at Dallas Auction Gallery, Dallas.

This 373 lot auction features exquisite Asian Antiques and Works of Art. Particularly fascinating are the large assortment of Chinese 18th-19th century snuff bottles, several of them are Qing revival, in a variation of materials ranging from crystal and famille rose porcelain to celadon jade and Beijing glass.

A George III-Style Chinoiserie Lacquered Chest-on-Stand, c.1890, two drawers, the sides with carrying handles, on a carved and gilded stand, height 37 in., width 41 in., depth 18 1/2 in. A George III-Style Chinoiserie Lacquered Chest-on-Stand, c.1890, two drawers, the sides with carrying handles, on a carved and gilded stand, height 37 in., width 41 in., depth 18 1/2 in.

Important Estates on September 13-14th at Neal Auction Houses, New Orleans.

The 300 lot sale features 18th and 19th c. American, French and English antiques, Southern paintings, historical material and decorative arts.

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