''The Legendary Jewels'' of Elizabeth Taylor sale at Christie's


Christie's New York will present the first in a four-day series of landmark sales on a tribute to Elizabeth Taylor. A lifetime of glamour and great moments reflected in an iconic collection of diamonds, pearls, gemstones, historic jewels and storied gifts. The showcase will happen in a two day sale on 13th and 14th of December, 2011. 

A Christie's em Nova Iorque vai apresentar a primeira de uma série de quatro dias de leilão numa homenagem a Elizabeth Taylor. Uma vida de glamour e grandes momentos refletida numa coleção icónica de diamantes, pérolas, pedras preciosas, jóias históricas e presentes históricas. A apresentação vai acontecer numa venda de dois dias entre 13 e 14 de Dezembro de 2011.

 
01
Ruby and Diamond necklace by Cartier
Gift from Mike Todd, August 1957
Necklace estimate: $200,000 – 300,000

02
Ruby and Diamond necklace (Particular) by Cartier
Gift from Mike Todd, August 1957
Necklace estimate: $200,000 – 300,000

03
Earrings by Jean Schlumberger, Tiffany & Co. 1964

04
A Sapphire and Diamond Sautoir by Bulgari, 1969
Gift from Richard Burton for Elizabeth Taylor’s 40th birthday in 1972
Estimate: 600,000–800,000 $

05
A Sapphire and Diamond Sautoir by Bulgari, 1969
Gift from Richard Burton for Elizabeth Taylor’s 40th birthday in 1972
Estimate: 600,000–800,000 $

06

Trombino ring by Bulgari, 1971
Platinum, sapphire, diamonds


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Brooch tremblant in platinum, diamonds and emeralds, by Bulgari 1960
Present of Eddie Fisher to his wife Elizabeth Taylor

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Brooch (PARTICULAR) tremblant in platinum, diamonds and emeralds, by Bulgari 1960
Present of Eddie Fisher to his wife Elizabeth Taylor

011
A Suite of Emerald and Diamond Jewelry by BVLGARI, 1958-1963
Gift from Richard Burton
Necklace estimate: $1,000,000 – 1,500,000
Pendant estimate: $500,000 – 700,000
Bracelet estimate: $300,000 – 500,000

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Emerald and diamond necklace by Bulgari, 1962
Present from Richard Burton in 1964
Necklace estimate: $1,000,000 – 1,500,000

014
Emerald and diamond necklace by Bulgari, 1962
Present from Richard Burton in 1964
Necklace estimate: $1,000,000 – 1,500,000

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Bracelet by Bulgari
Present from Richard Burton in 1963
Bracelet estimate: $300,000 – 500,000

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La Peregrina
Estimate: $2,000,000 – 3,000,000

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'La Peregrina' offered by Phillippe of Spain to Mary TUDOR

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Pictures courtesy of Christie's, via Jean Claude

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