Christie’s is hosting its first ever online-only jewelry sale this summer, christening it the Summer Jewels (sale). A total of 100 lots will be sold at this auction, inclusive of ear pendants, necklaces, bracelets, cufflinks and more, the works of upcoming contemporary jewelers, the likes of Lily Gabriella Elia and Olivia Wildenstein and also pieces from the eponymous labels such as Marina Bulgari, Marina B. Bids have already started since July 17, and will be accepted till Friday, July 26.
The highlights of the auction from the Lily Gabriella Elia portfolio comprise of a diamond pendant necklace (estimate: $4,000 – 5,000), an 18K white gold and diamond ring inspired by Elia’s South American heritage (estimate: $2,800 – 3,800) and an amethyst, diamond and gold necklace (estimate: $3,500 – 4,500). Other highlights from Olivia Wildenstein is a citrine and diamond ‘Bonbon’ ring (estimate: $1,000 – 1,500), a garnet and diamond ‘Bonbon’ ring (estimate: $1,000 – 1,500), and a pair of cultured pearl and diamond “Coeurs Enlacés” ear pendants (estimate: $6,000 – 8,000).
You can access the auction through www.christies.com/summerjewels.
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