Property from the Collection of Rachel “Bunny” Lambert Mellon (1910-2014) – A Magnificent and Rare Fancy Vivid Blue Diamond Pendant, the pear-shaped Fancy Vivid Blue diamond weighing 9.75 carats, of VVS2 clarity and potentially internally flawless, mounted in platinum. (Estimate $10 million - $15 million). The matriarch of the Mellon dynasty was adamantly private, so very few have had the rare opportunity to see her incredible collection of art and jewelry prior to her passing earlier this y...
Tara Dillard: Bunny Mellon, Sotheby’s auction in November of the Property from the Collection of Mrs. Paul Mellon, otherwise known as Bunny Mellon. Over 2,000 items will be up for sale from the Mellon residences which will benefit The Gerard B. Lambert Foundation, a charitable entity established by Mrs. Mellon in […]
A bird painting by Balthus hangs in Bunny Mellon’s bedroom in her villa at Antigua’s Mill Reef Club, where decorative artist Paul Leonard created Swedish-style painted floors that mimic stone paving; as Mellon once said, "I liked the way marble floors reflect light, but these are warmer and quieter."