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American Costume Jewelry: Art & Industry, 1935-1950, A-M
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ean: 9780764329821, isbn: 0764329820,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 144 reviews
This encyclopedic study is the fruit of twenty years of collecting, research, and study of the most significant American costume jewelry from 1930-1950. It offers readers a meticulous, reliable instrument to knowing these gems, which are often true a...
Stoned: Jewelry, Obsession, and How Desire Shapes the World
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ean: 9780062334701, isbn: 0062334700,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
As entertaining as it is incisive, Stoned is a raucous journey through the history of human desire for what is rare, and therefore precious.What makes a stone a jewel? What makes a jewel priceless? And why do we covet beautiful things? In this brilli...
Jewels by JAR (Metropolitan Museum of Art Series)
By Metropolitan Museum of Art New York
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ean: 9780300198683, isbn: 030019868X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Called “the Fabergé of our time” by Diane von Furstenberg, Joel A. Rosenthal, who works in Paris under the name JAR, is one of the most acclaimed jewelry designers of the past thirty years. JAR is known for his use of precious and semi-precious ...
Art as Jewellery: From Calder to Kapoor
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ean: 9781851498703, isbn: 1851498702,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Includes an introduction by Vivienne Becker, an award-winning jewellery writer, and a contribution from Julia Peyton Jones, previous director of the Serpentine Gallery, LondonA marvelous array of images, from archived photographs and sketches that ha...
Famous Jewelry Collectors
By Brand: Harry N. Abrams
sku: VI-0810933411, ean: 9780810933415, isbn: 0810933411,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
For many centuries precious jewels were only collected by kings and queens, emperors, popes and maharajahs. But in the last 100 years or so, movie goddesses, opera singers, industrialists, real-estate investors and rock stars have joined those with t...
Miriam Haskell Jewelry
By Brand: Schiffer Publishing
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mpn: 9780764333316, ean: 9780764333316, isbn: 0764333313,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Miriam Haskell began selling beautiful costume jewelry in 1926, and her company continues to the present. The jewelry that bears her name is highly sought after and the prices keep spiraling up. Claims abound that "this is a Miriam Haskell," but is i...
Tiaras - A History of Splendour
By Brand: Antique Collectors Club Dist
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mpn: 43171-591792, ean: 9781851493753, isbn: 1851493751,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Tiaras have always inspired a great fascination and the most beautiful and influential women have been painted, photographed and admired whilst wearing them. Even in the twenty-first century they are still worn and continue to inspire special poise a...
The Collector's Guide to Herkimer Diamonds (Schiffer Earth Science Monographs)
By Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
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ean: 9780764347108, isbn: 0764347101,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
This is the first published guide to Herkimer diamonds, striking quartz crystals, that includes all important aspects of interest to anyone curious about this unique form of the mineral quartz. Over 210 vivid color images of important specimens, asso...
The Design and Creation of Jewelry, 3rd Edition
By Brand: Chilton Book Company
ean: 9780801970672, isbn: 0801970679,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
An illustrated guide to the techniques and materials used by the present-day jewelry craftsman...
Van Cleef & Arpels: Treasures and Legends
By Antique Collectors Club Dist
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mpn: 247 colour, 150 b & w, ean: 9781851497706, isbn: 1851497706,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
From Empress Farah and the secrets of the treasure of Iran, to Queen Marie Amélie's missing emeralds, via Fantômas and the blood-red rubies of the kings of Burma, entering the world of Van Cleef & Arpels is like embarking upon a fascinating treasu...
Art as Adornment: The Life and Work of Arthur George Smith
mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9781478744788, isbn: 1478744782,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
Art as Adornment: The Life and Work of Arthur Smith is a splendid documentary writing about a prominent player in the Modernist Jewelry Movement. The trade name, "ArtSmith" came to resonate with fashion and theater types in New York and all over the ...
Jewelry by Suzanne Belperron: My Style is My Signature
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mpn: 250 colour illustrations, ean: 9780500517901, isbn: 0500517908,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
The definitive illustrated biography of one of the most influential and important jewelry designers of the twentieth century. When asked why she never signed her work, Suzanne Belperron replied, “My style is my signature.” In 1919 Suzanne Belpe...
From Picasso to Koons: The Artist as Jeweler
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mpn: 220 colour, ean: 9788857211565, isbn: 8857211568,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Reading like a who’s who of modern artists, this catalog retells the history of 20th-century art through jewels.Numerous canonical artists of the 20th-century showed an interest in jewelry, creating stunning works by transforming their signature vi...
Turquoise (Updated): The World Story of a Fascinating Gemstone
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ean: 9781423650898, isbn: 1423650891,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Updated edition includes 85 new photographs, including close-ups of cabochons from the famous mines that produce the best colors and matrix; information about mining activity and locations brings the story of world turquoise up to date. Turquoise has...
Tiffany Style: 170 Years of Design
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mpn: 9780810972933, ean: 9780810972933, isbn: 081097293X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
Since its inception 170 years ago, Tiffany & Co. has become synonymous with elegant, stylish design and alluring luxury, creating the world’s most dazzling jewelry and decorative objects. Today, its signature blue box is recognized the world over ...
Art Nouveau Fashion
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mpn: 40449634, ean: 9781851778027, isbn: 1851778020,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
The stunning designs of Worth, Paquin, Poiret, Fortuny, and more are showcased in this look at the glamorous world of Art Nouveau fashion. Providing an introduction to the style, which overlaps with late Arts and Crafts in the 1890s and early Moderni...
David Yurman: Cable
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ean: 9780847860913, isbn: 0847860914,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 92 reviews
A celebration of Yurman’s emblematic cable motif, this book explores the form’s enduring appeal through the lens of an iconic American jewelry house. Since 1983, when David Yurman debuted its now-legendary Cable bracelet, the twisted helix has be...
American Indian Jewelry I: 1200 Artist Biographies (American Indian Art Series)
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780966694871, isbn: 0966694872,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
This volume profiles over 1,200 Indian jewelers from all tribes over the past two centuries. The text is illustrated with over 2,000 photographs. This book was created with the cooperation of Indian artists. Through artist surveys, archival research ...