1 - 2 July 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 375
Estimate USD 500 - USD 700
A GROUP OF BALENCIAGA JEWELRY,
comprising: a bar brooch designed as a gilt-metal mesh linear bow, stamped 'Balenciaga', a brooch designed asa gilt-metal tubular love knot, stamped 'Balenciaga' on a rectangular plaque, a brooch designed as a circle defined by twisted gilt-metal tube and simulated pearls, a pendant designed as a gilt-metal mesh bow with a simulated pearl center, and a pendant necklace designed as a triple-strand cable link band suspending a large simulated pearl drop, stamped 'Balenciaga' on a rectangular plaque (5)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Sold Couture Jewels: The Designs of Robert Goossens, Christie's East, 15 November 2000, lot 280.
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