Автор: Papi, Stefano Название: The Jewels of the Romanovs ISBN: 0500517061 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500517062 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: от 5468 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: The late 19th and early 20th centuries were a time of elegance and extravagance for Russias ruling tsars and the wealthy families with whom they were linked by marriage, and nowhere are these tastes more apparent than in the imperial jewels. Stefano Papi uncovers the fascinating stories behind the jewels and the people who wore them. The revised edition has 48 more pages than the first and includes some 50 additional images of jewels as well as contextual photographs.
Название: If These Jewels Could Talk Hb ISBN: 1851498079 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781851498079 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: 4389 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Throughout the 20th century, jewellery revealed the behind-the-scenes stories and the plot twists and turns in the real lives of celebrities that will always be larger than life. Some of the world's most fabulous jewels not only illustrated power and status in society but these magical gems held tremendous sentimental value as they were linked to the most significant moments and memories of Hollywood royalty, international aristocracy and international icons of style. If These Jewels Could Talk offers a glimpse into the jewellery boxes of these celebrities - the personal tastes, heartfelt anecdotes and the true tales of the women who wore and collected the pieces.
During the early- to mid-20th century, a majority of screen actresses requested to wear their own favourite pieces in films. This offered a peek into some the great jewellers of the time who were designing for women who could choose anything. Actresses such as Merle Oberon, Paulette Goddard, Joan Crawford, Grace Kelly and Elizabeth Taylor as well as icons such as Jackie Kennedy and The Duchess of Windsor created signature styles for which they became known and which influenced generations of women, becoming part of our collective consciousness.
The 20s through the 50s were a time when the renowned jewellery houses were also celebrities in their own right. They mixed with the socialites and royalty they bejewelled.
In films, jewellery clearly developed and defined a character's personality - as it did in real life - whether it be a rags-to-riches story or those that figured into the plot: for example, a Cartier bracelet in Alfred Hitchcock's Lifeboat, or a Harry Winston necklace in Notorious.
Whether on or off screen, worn by the famed and the legendary, and designed by the most revered houses of the day, all of these jewels take us on a narrative journey that provide fascinating insight into the intriguing worlds of early Hollywood and nobility from the 1920s through today.
Автор: Field Название: Queen s jewels the ISBN: 0810981726 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780810981720 Издательство: Abrams Цена: 1366 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Providing an extensively illustrated account of Queen Elizabeth II's personal collection of jewellery, and published with the co-operation of Buckingham Palace, this book includes stories and pictures of items worn by members of the royal family for over 400 years. The anecdotal text which accompanies the wealth of photographs is based on close examination of memoirs, photographs and documents in the royal archives.
Автор: Woolton Carol Название: Floral Jewels ISBN: 3791381148 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783791381145 Издательство: Prestel Publishing Limited Рейтинг: Цена: 4288 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Throughout history, flowers have been the inspiration for jewellers and the people who wore their creations. Gabrielle Chanel's favourite flower was the camellia and since the 1920s the flower has become incorporated into every aspect of the house's designs. Christian Dior favoured the lily of the valley and made it the centre of his 1954 collection. The rose de noel, which blooms in winter, has become synonymous with van Cleef and Arpel. This gorgeous volume highlights hundreds of examples of the finest floral jewellery ever made. Divided into four seasons - and the flowers that bloom in them - this book explores the history of flowers in the fine jewellery world and features dazzling illustrations, original sketches and gouache paintings showing how these blooms have been translated into pieces that are both priceless and ageless. The jewellery editor of British Vogue, Carol Woolton, offers expert insights into fashion history and trends. She explores the Belle Epoque, styles of the 1940s and the re-interpretations of iconic pieces. From original bejewelled botanical pieces by master jewellers such as Rene Lalique and Peter Carl Faberge, to the splendour of Cartier's orchids and fanciful imaginative flowers by contemporary designers such as Victoire de Castellane. The book also features magical floral pieces by Joel Arthur Rosenthal, acknowledged as the world's greatest jeweller, who has contributed a foreword for the book. These fanciful ornaments will entice collectors and dreamers alike
Автор: Sassoon Adrian Название: Jewels by Jar ISBN: 030019868X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300198683 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 3638 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Called "the Faberge of our time" by Diane von Furstenberg, Joel A Rosenthal, who works in Paris under the name JAR, is one of the most acclaimed jewellery designers. This book, featuring nearly 40 pieces from throughout JAR`s career, provides a concise, accessible, elegantly designed retrospective of the best of his jewellery creations.
Автор: Keay, Anna Название: The Crown Jewels ISBN: 0500289824 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500289822 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 1709 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The Tower of London has over two million visitors a year, with the Crown Jewels as its centrepiece. This title provides the history of the Crown Jewels, the most famous jewelry collection in the world.
Описание: Gem and Stone celebrates 50 different gems ranging from timeless classics like diamond and emerald to exotic beauties such as lapis lazuli, peridot, and even petrified wood. Altman's photographs capture the splendor of each gem alongside brief text highlighting the stones' chemical makeups, metaphysical properties, and associated folklore throughout human history. Hand-drawn illustrations by Heather Smith Jones and an insightful foreword by mineralogist Thomas W. Overton round out this lustrous volume. Rock hounds, new age practitioners, and contemporary decorators and fashionistas will all delight in this treasure of a book.
Автор: Markowitz, Yvonne J. Название: The Jewels of Trabert & Hoeffer–Mauboussin ISBN: 0878468110 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780878468119 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 1481 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: Drawing on historical sources that include part of the firms design archives, now at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, this book tells a story of design and marketing innovations, shrewd business decisions, and adaptability to changing times that produced a legacy of dazzling jewels.
Описание: Success, wealth and privilege have many ways of manifesting themselves, not least through the purchase and display of beautiful jewels. Some of the greatest and most iconic pieces from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries are included in Celebrating Jewellery, by David Bennett and Daniela Mascetti. Every example is synonymous with style and luxury, from the formal tiaras, suites and ornaments of the Victorians through to the innovations of Belle Йpoque and Revivalism, to the geometric and linear designs of the Art Deco movement, and the bold, colourful jewels of the late twentieth century.
Celebratig Jewellery also includes a number of the most famous jewels in history, such as the Cartier 'great cat' and flamingo jewels for the Duchess of Windsor, and other lavish and illustrious examples created for European royalty. This is a truly magnificent volume, which will provide lasting inspiration and pleasure to anyone with a love of the great jewels of the last two hundred years.
The jewellers featured, in order of appearance, are: Gabriel Lemonnier, Mellerio dits Meller, Garrard of London, Chaumet, Vever, Lalique, Vever and Lalique (short collaboration), Boucheron, Castellani, Giuliano, Cartier (Cartier Paris and Cartier London), Marcus & Co, Van Cleef & Arpels, Lacloche Freres, Rene Boivin, J.E. Caldwell, Charlton and Co., Black, Starr and Frost, Herz-Belperron, Raymond Templier, Sterle, Vaillant and Duverne, Jean Schlumberger, Repossi, Bulgari, JAR and David Bennett.
Contents: Foreword; Nineteenth Century and Earlier Jewellery; Revivalism Jewellery; Belle Йpoque Jewllery; Art Deco Era Jewellery; Twentieth Century Jewellery - The Nineteen Thirties and Later.
Название: Jewels In Spain 1500 - 1800 ISBN: 8495241900 ISBN-13(EAN): 9788495241900 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: 6699 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: In effect, this book, which features numerous pictures, has remained an essential work of reference for the study of Spanish jewellery during the reign of the Hapsburg and Bourbon Dynasties, extending as far as the rule of Charles IV. However, in spite of its importance, the work is only now being published in English.
Forty years have passed since Dr. Muller completed the book and, in all this time, her monographic work has lost none of its relevance, continuing to be an excellent basic guide for the study of a fundamental aspect of Spanish art. However, it is quite impossible to find Jewels in Spain: 1500-1800 today. For this reason, Ediciones El Viso has undertaken the task of carefully republishing the work, as revised and updated by the author, featuring new pictures based on photographs taken expressly for the purpose at hand and reproduced in full colour.
Автор: Bizot Название: Jewels of jean schlumberger the ISBN: 0810941813 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780810941816 Издательство: Abrams Цена: 3087 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: Jean Schlumberger was the most celebrated jewellery designer of his day. This volume features works spanning Schlumberger's entire career, from his early button designs for Elsa Schiaparelli's couture collection to his famous jewelled creations for Tiffany & Co.
Автор: Cera Deanna Farneti Название: Fashion Jewels: Coppola E Toppo ISBN: 1851496114 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781851496112 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: 3072 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Deanna Farneti Cera first glimpsed the jewels of Coppola e Toppo in 1987 at an auction house in Milan. Instantly fascinated by their diversity, and the multitude of materials used, she soon developed an overwhelming passion for the stunning creations. This book charts the creative path of Italian jewellery designers Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola.
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