Alexandre Reza at Sotheby’s

Schlumberger. Rosenthal. Webb. To most, these names represent the very best in 20th century jewelry design. None of these men, however, could have produced their greatest works without the help and influence of Alexandre Reza, a French gem merchant who became one of the most influential master jewelers of the late 20th century. On Friday,…

Record Breaking Results at Sotheby’s

Records shattered left and right at Sotheby’s this week as the auction house celebrated its 40th Anniversary in Asia. Last night’s Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite sale earned $96 million, the highest total ever for a jewelry sale in Asia, and included a record price for a white diamond. A D-color Flawless type IIa diamond, which…