Starry Night Sapphire Monograph


The Starry Night Sapphire, a 111.96 carat oval sapphire, shares charming similarities with its namesake, the famous painting by van Gogh. The gemstone is a velvety blue, similar in color to van Gogh’s canvas. It demonstrates phenomenal asterism – a vision that echoes the swirling stars in the artist’s masterpiece.  Through thorough analysis by GIA, this monograph documents the exceptional Starry Night Sapphire’s gemological characteristics, which will help us understand the optical impact of the gem, where it came from, and how it formed.