Jewelry & watch auctions 2012

Pendant-brooch by Georges Fouquet, c. 1910, sold for $74,500 at Sotheby's NY Feb. 9, 2012

Herewith, the most important jewelry and watch auctions around the world, updated regularly as dates are announced and e-catalogs are posted.

JANUARY

January 10, 2012: Jewellery and Watches, Bonhams, Oxford, UK

January 11, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

January 18, 2012: Jewellery, Christie’s London, South Kensington

FEBRUARY

February 9, 2012: Important Jewels, Sotheby’s New York

February 13, 2012: Jewelry and Timepieces, Bonhams, Los Angeles

February 15, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

February 21, 2012: Fine Jewelry, Doyle New York

February 28, 2012: Watches and Wristwatches, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

MARCH

March 13, 2012: Fine Jewels, Sotheby’s London

March 13, 2012: Fine Jewelry, Skinner, Boston

March 14, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

March 21-22, 2012: Jewelry, Watches, Silverware & Coins, Doyle New York

March 27, 2012: Jewels, Christie’s London, South Kensington

Balloon pendant-earclips of rose quartz, diamond, mother-of-pearl, gold by Vhernier (sold for $1,875, April 16, Doyle NY)

APRIL

April 4, 2012: Important Watches, Sotheby’s Hong Kong

April 16, 2012: Important Estate Jewelry, Doyle New York

April 17, 2012: Jewels, Christie’s New York, Rockefeller Center

April 18, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Sotheby’s New York

April 18, 2012: Amsterdam Jewels and Watches, Christie’s Amsterdam

April 19, 2012: Fine Jewelry & Watches, Bonhams New York

April 22, 2012: Jewelry & Silver, Rago Arts, Lambertville NJ

April 25, 2012: Fine Jewellery, Bonhams London, New Bond Street

MAY

Citrine pineapple clips by Suzanne Belperron, 1940, sold for $63,600 on $21-33k estimate at Christie's Paris June 6

May 2, 2012: Jewellery, Christie’s London, South Kensington

May 14, 2012: Important Watches, Christie’s Geneva

May 15, 2012: Important Watches, Sotheby’s Geneva

May 16, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Christie’s Geneva

May 16, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

May 22, 2012: Watches and Wristwatches, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

May 27, 2012: Fine Jewellery, Bonhams Sydney, Australia

May 29, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Christie’s Hong Kong

May 30, 2012: Important Watches, Christie’s Hong Kong

May 30, 2012: Elegance: Jewels, Watches, Handbags, Christie’s London, South Kensington

JUNE

June 6, 2012: Paris Jewels, Christie’s Paris

June 8, 2012: Fine Watches & Wristwatches, Bonhams London, New Bond Street

June 13, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

June 13, 2012: Jewellery, Christie’s London, South Kensington

June 14, 2012: Important Watches, Sotheby’s New York

JULY

July 11, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

AUGUST

August 8, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

Brooke Astor's Bulgari emerald & diamond necklace (sold for $686,500) and Van Cleef & Arpels 22.84-ct emerald ring (sold for $1,202,500 on $150,000 estimate) at Sotheby's New York

SEPTEMBER

September 11, 2012: Fine Jewelry, Skinner, Boston

September 12, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

September 19, 2012: Fine Jewellery, Bonhams London, New Bond Street

September 24-25, 2012: Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor, Sotheby’s New York (800 lots including jewelry collection)

OCTOBER

October 8, 2012: Important Watches, Sotheby’s Hong Kong

October 9, 2012: Jewelry, Bonhams, Oxford

October 9, 2012: Jewellery, Christie’s London, South Kensington

October 9, 2012: Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite, Sotheby’s Hong Kong

October 10, 2012: Jewellery, Bonhams London, Knightsbridge

October 10, 2012: Jewels and Watches, Christie’s Amsterdam

October 16, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Christie’s New York, Rockefeller Plaza

October 15, 2012: Fine Jewelry, Bonhams, New York

October 17, 2012: Important Estate Jewelry, Doyle New York

NOVEMBER

November 6, 2012: George Daniels Horological Collection, Sotheby’s London

November 12, 2012: Important Watches, Christie’s Geneva

November 13, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Christie’s Geneva

November 13, 2012: Important Watches, Sotheby’s Geneva

November 14, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Sotheby’s Geneva

November 14, 2012: Jewellery, Christie’s London, South Kensington

November 23, 2012: Fine Jewellery & Jadeite, Eight Exceptional Jewels from a Private Collection, Bonhams, Hong Kong

November 27, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Christie’s Hong Kong

November 28, 2012: Important Watches, Christie’s Hong Kong

Diamond bow brooch, c. 1840, from collection of Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent, sold for $842,500 on est. $200k-$300k, Sotheby's New York, December 5, 2012

DECEMBER

December 4, 2012: Important Watches & Clocks, Sotheby’s New York

December 4, 2012: Fine Jewelry, Skinner, Boston

December 5, 2012: Paris Jewels, Christie’s Paris

December 5, 2012: Ancient Jewelry, Christie’s, Rockefeller Center, NYC

December 5, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Sotheby’s New York

December 9, 2012: Jewelry + Silver, Rago Arts and Auction Center, Lambertville, NJ

December 10, 2012: Magnificent Jewels, Christie’s New York, Rockefeller Plaza

December 10, 2012: Jewellery, Christie’s London, South Kensington

December 12, 2012: Fine Jewelry, Bonhams, New York

December 12, 2012: Important Estate Jewelry, Doyle New York

December 12, 2012: Important Jewels, Christie’s London, King Street

December 13, 2012: Fine Watches & Wristwatches, Bonhams, New York

December 14, 2012: Important Watches, Christie’s New York, Rockefeller Plaza

December 14, 2012: Fine Jewelry, Skinner, Boston

 

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3 comments for “Jewelry & watch auctions 2012

  1. January 17, 2012 at 3:41 pm

    April 30, 2012 Fine Jewelry Heritage Auctions, New York
    http://jewelry.ha.com/common/auction/catalog.php?SaleNo=5092

  2. Marcel Verreydt
    April 23, 2012 at 7:45 am

    how come the ‘Antiquorum’ auctions are not mentioned on the list?

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