Saturday, 15 January 2011

VAN CLEEF & ARPELS: a contemporary diamond watch

This is Van Cleef's interpretation of the evening watch from the Belle Epoque and Art Deco periods. Set on a black strap with the watch hidden underneath a c. 5.5 carat pave of diamonds. A modern jewel worthy of its ancestors.

This Van Cleef & Arpels watch comes up for auction at Sotheby's New York on February 2nd.