On February 28th, Rago presents a mid-winter auction of jewelry featuring a private collection of artisan and modernist pieces. Enamel jewelry in the auction bridges mid-century with Art Deco and antique designs. Sale highlights include a unique Patek Philippe black and white enamel pocket watch, an art nouveau freshwater pearl necklace by Janvier Quercia and a pair of silver medallion bracelets by George W. Shiebler & Co. The auction also includes over 300 lots being offered at no reserve.

Auction
28 February 2020
10 am est

Preview
23 – 27 February 2020
12 – 5 pm

Antique  pocket watch with diamond and gold case  $3,000–4,000   Patek Philippe  enamelled yellow gold pendant watch  $3,000–4,000

double strand cultured pearl and diamond necklace  $3,500–4,500

Modernist Jewelry
from a Private Collection

Featuring fine and documented examples from jewelers such as Bill Tendler, Jay Louthian and Iryna Brenner, alongside big names such as Sam Kramer, Paul Lobel, Eleanor Moty, Ronald Pearson, and John Prip, to name a few.

ELEANOR MOTY, Rutilated quartz, gold, and silver brooch | ragoarts.com

Eleanor Moty

Rutilated quartz, gold, and silver brooch

estimate: $2,500–3,500
MAX FRÖHLICH, Silver eye pendant necklace | ragoarts.com

Max Fröhlich

Silver eye pendant necklace

estimate: $1,200–1,500
RONALD HAYES PEARSON, Spessartine Garnet and gold brooch | ragoarts.com

Ronald Hayes Pearson

Spessartine Garnet and gold brooch

estimate: $800–1,200
JACLYN DAVIDSON, Elephant and train on track bangle bracelet | ragoarts.com

Jaclyn Davidson

Elephant and train on track bangle bracelet

estimate: $700–900
result: $375

Indian  enamel and diamond pendant necklace  $2,000–3,000

Jewels + Unreserved

For Additional Information
dianne@ragoarts.com
609 397 9374

Auction
28 February 2020
10 am est

Preview
23 – 27 February 2020
12 – 5 pm