When we stumbled upon FD Gallery, located on 65th Street and Madison Avenue in New York City, we were stunned by the incredibly curated collection of bold, colorful pieces from the 20th Century. From rare Cartier brooches and rings, to a stunning elephant pendant, FD truly knows how to collect and display pieces that inspire. Here, in no particular order, are ten of our favorites pieces from this coveted collection.
Retro Ruby and Gold Brooches by Paul Flato, ca 1940, 18K Gold Van Cleef & Arpels "Jackie O" Cuff, Multi-Gem and Gold Elephant Pendant, by Boivin, ca 1940, Gold and Diamond Retro Jewelry Set, ca 1940, from Van Cleef & Arpels, Opal, Emerald, Ruby and Diamond 'Mouse' by Verdura. (Provenance: Babe Cushing Mortimer Paley), Art Deco Ruby, Emerald and Sapphire Ring, Cartier, ca 1925, Onyx and Diamond Panther Ring, Cartier, 18k Rose Gold and Diamond 'Hamsa' Pendant by Aldo Cipullo, Cartier, Multi-Gem and Diamond Bird Brooch, Cartier, ca 1955,Art Deco Natural Pearl, Sapphire and Diamond Brooch by Cartier, ca 1926
*All Photos courtesy of FD Gallery