Sotheby's Magnificent Jewels

Sotheby's Magnificent Jewels

Sale on the 9th June 2021 in New York

Sotheby's upcoming Luxury Week incorporates their Magnificent Jewels sale, the sale of some of the finest examples of jewels and jewellery in the world. The gems on sales have belonged to and been worn by some of the most famous and wealthiest people in the world.  

Names such as Cartier, Sterlé, René Boivinto and Van Cleef & Arpels are abound and available to discerning collectors looking for special designs dating from the 19th Century to the present day.

Inspired by this stunning display of jewellery we have created our own selection of images celebrating not only the beauty of jewels but also the women who wear them.

To view our selection of jewellery please click here.


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