A Retro Diamond, Ruby and Turquoise Butterfly Brooch, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2012 Designed as a butterfly with a circular-cut ruby and diamond body, extending sculpted gold wings and antennae with cabochon turquoise, circular-cut diamond and ruby detail, mounted in gold, 1942, in a Van Cleef & Arpels green leather case; Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., 3292
Turquoise and diamond demi-parure, 'Liberté', Van Cleef & Arpels, 1970s. Comprising: a necklace designed as a graduated row of cushion-shaped turquoise within brilliant-cut diamond borders, the front supporting a fringe of cabochon turquoise drops.
Gold, Yellow Sapphire and Sapphire Flower Clip, Van Cleef & Arpels The fluted flower centering 6 cushion-shaped yellow sapphires, enhanced by 6 round sapphires, topped by a polished gold wire spray cinched by 6 rectangular-cut sapphires, accented by polished gold sprays edged by 25 round sapphires, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., no. 16835, circa 1940, approximately 33 dwts.
18 KARAT GOLD & CORAL TASSEL NECKLACE AND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1960 $ 34,375 the necklace composed of 36 coral beads spaced by textured gold rondelles and suspending a tassel of similar design.