A beautiful hand made brooch by the late Walter Schluep. A high polish finish combined with deep curves creates an unusual reflecting pattern.
Walter Schluep - October 13, 1931 - March 23, 2016
Winner of many prestigious awards, Walter Schluep is recognized worldwide for his contribution to the Modernist and Modern Art movement. Spending most of his life in Montreal Quebec, Walter Schluep worked alongside notable jewelers such as Gabriel Lucas, George Delrue, and Hans Gehrig while exhibiting extensively. Schluep's creative and culturally relevant works of art are becoming more and more sought after as more people are discovering the joy of owning and wearing a genuine piece from his collection.
Materials: 18 karat yellow gold
Item Weight: 20.9 grams
Dimensions: 2-1/16'' diameter
Markings: 'SCHLUEP 18K' with his trademark signature 'WS' '0151'
Lovely 1.2ct blue and 0.22ct white zircon set in 9k yellow gold C.1920.
Zircons: One (1) round brilliant cut, bezel milgrain set zircon measuring approximately 5.7 mm x 4.04 mm. Estimated weight of 1.2ct. Two (2) white (clear) single diamond cut, bezel milgrain set zircons measuring approximately 2.6 mm - 2.7 mm in diameter. Estimated total weight of 0.22ct.
Absolutely charming 18k yellow gold butterfly brooch with textured body and ruby eyes. Wings are ornamented in bright shades of red, blues, pink, coral, and purple done in the plique-à-jour (translucent enamel) technique. The articulated moving wings are so finely made that they are able to stand in place on their own. Our hearts fluttered when this special specimen flew into the store!
Singed 'Birks' and dates from the 1970's. Enamel work is in impeccable condition.
Metal: 18k yellow gold
Rubies: Two (2) prong set, round faceted strong intense red rubies measuring 1.84 and 1.79 mm in diameter. Estimated 0.07ct ruby weight.
Enamel: Red, blues, pink, purple and coral plique-à-jour enamel work on hinged wings.
Dimensions: 1.4 inch (L) x 2.4 inch (W) x 0.3 inch (D)
A spectacular statement piece with over 300 skillfully set diamonds. The 18k white gold piece features a double pin with a single clasp to support the brooch.
Diamonds : Three hundred and nineteen (319) round brilliant cut diamonds measuring from 1.6-3.5mm. The average clarity is VVS2-VS1 and the average color is F/G. The estimated total diamond weight is 22.0 ct.
Absolutely exquisite antique 'Tiffany & Co.' genuine, yellow gold brooch adorned with creamy white pearls and near-colorless diamonds. This exceptional brooch can also be worn as a pearl shortener/accessory, as photographed.
Diamonds: Twenty-three (23) pavé set diamonds measuring from 1.59 mm to 3 mm. Estimated VVS/VS clarity, G color and total estimated 2.2ct diamond weight.
Pearls: Nineteen (19) single drilled, round creamy white pearls measuring approximately from 3.10 - 3.20 mm in diameter.
Metal: 18k yellow gold
Dimensions: 1.19 inches (L) x 1.18 inches (W) x 0.24 inch (D)