11 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 7,500
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A MULTI-GEM AND GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
The rectangular polished 18k gold case, depicting an engraved seaside scene, with an etched sailboat and cabochon ruby hull, accented by a vari-cut diamond Isle of View plaque with a house and lighthouse, set with carved emerald shrubs and trees with cabochon ruby detail, to the square-cut emerald pushpiece, 3¾ x 3 x 3/8 ins.
Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., no. 8099
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