Fine Arts: Gems from Picasso and Cocteau at Adam’s sale

The auction house is offering a splendid selection of jewellery at its upcoming September 14 auction

Three of the earliest pieces date from circa 1890, the Belle Epoque, much loved by romantics. Picture: Adam’s

September’s birthstone is the sapphire, and Adam’s sale this month has a wide selection.

Choose from a pair of sapphire and diamond pendant earrings (€1,500-€2,000), a 1925 Art Deco sapphire and diamond bracelet of geometric design (€3,500 – €4,500), an early ...