Twentieth-century Jewellery

From Art Nouveau to Contemporary Design in Europe and the United States

Alba Cappellieri

Skira, Milano, 2010


The work is organized chronologically into eight sections and includes analysis of such topics as the Art Nouveau period; great names such as Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Tiffany; European and American production from the 1950s; and the advent of computer driven-designs. Twentieth-century Jewellery includes an analysis of some 350 jewels by artists and designers operating in Europe and the United States. The volume also features a biography of the principal production houses, master jewelers and designers; a glossary of technical terms; technical information; a bibliography divided by theme; and an index of names.

Artikelnummer: 5240 Categorie:

ISBN: 9788861305328

248 pagina's, 20 z/w & 300 kleur illustraties, 28 × 24 cm hardcover, Engels