Framed collage of Cartier drawings- left with NBS reception
Lot 579
CARTIER: A framed collage of fifty-seven jewellery designs,
Sold for £2,400 (US$ 3,781) inc. premium

Lot Details
CARTIER: A framed collage of fifty-seven jewellery designs,
the drawings in pencil and gouache on beige paper , the clips, brooches and bracelets in blue, green, white, black and red, each cut out and arranged in collage form within a modern frame, length of frame 51cm.

Footnotes

  • For a similar piece to the design shown on the tenth line, second from right, designed by Charles Jacqueau see 'Cartier 1900-1939', Judy Rudoe, Harry N. Abrams Inc, 1997 edition, page 239, plate 171. It is described as a 'Broche poignee' or drawer handle brooch, formed of two half-rings with a central gem-set cylinder studded with cabouchons, the pin slots into a hole in the opposite terminal. It is noted that Jacqueau's working designs includes a number of brooches in this form.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. James Clare
    Auction Administration - Silver
    Bonhams
    Work
    Montpelier Street
    London, United Kingdom SW7 1HH
    Work +44 20 7393 3974
    FaxFax: +44 20 7393 3875
Similar Items