, , ,


A baroque cultured pearl, diamond and pink tourmaline shrimp brooch, by René Boivin. Estimate $15,000 – $20,000. Price Realized $43,750 . Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2014

Designed as an articulated 18k gold shrimp, coiled around a baroque pearl, its body set with circular-cut diamonds and pink tourmalines, to the cabochon sapphire eye, with maker’s mark and French assay mark. Signed René Boivin

CHRISTIE’S. MAGNIFICENT JEWELS, 10 December 2014, New York, Rockefeller Plaza