Collectors are eagerly anticipating the auction of Lauren Bacall’s jewellery collection. Lauren Bacall, the acclaimed actress of stage and screen passed away in August 2014,
With her sultry voice and seductive looks, Lauren Bacall was the epitome of Hollywood elegance and glamour. Her fabulous collection of jewellery will be offered at auction by Bonhams New York on March 31 and April 1, 2015.
The collection of jewellery, includes rings, bracelets and earrings by well-known and desired makers such as Chanel, Cartier and Tiffany
Lauren Bacall’s favorite pieces of jewellery were those created by the designer Jean Schlumberger. Aside from Lauren Bacall, his other clients included Marina, Duchess of Kent, Jacqueline Kennedy, Elizabeth Taylor, Greta Garbo, Gloria Vanderbilt, Babe Paley and Audrey Hepburn.
Schlumberger made this stunning 18-carat yellow gold, diamond, amethyst and turquoise ring. (Pictured below) It has a pre-sale estimate of $8,000 to $12,000 and includes a signed Tiffany box also created by Schlumberger.