A gem-set and diamond peacock brooch, Gustave Baugrand,
Lot 8
A gem-set and diamond peacock brooch,
Gustave Baugrand, circa 1865
Sold for US$ 87,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Fine Jewellery
New York
17 Oct 2013 11:00 EDT

Auction 21011
A gem-set and diamond peacock brooch, Gustave Baugrand, A gem-set and diamond peacock brooch, Gustave Baugrand,
Lot Details
A gem-set and diamond peacock brooch, Gustave Baugrand, circa 1865
the body pavé-set with sapphires and diamonds, extending articulated cushion and rose-cut diamond plumes, enhanced by vari-cut emeralds and rubies, perched on a cultured pearl, measuring approximately 8.50mm.; signed Baugrand for Gustave Baugrand; mounted in eighteen karat gold and platinum; length: 2 1/8in. (pearl not tested for origin, brooch fitting is detachable)

Footnotes

  • See Vever, Henri, 'French Jewelry of the 19th Century', translation by Purcell, Katherine, London, 2001, page 615 and 770, for an illustration of a similar peacock brooch by Baugrand.
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