Understanding Jewellery

Understanding Jewellery

Author: Daniela Mascetti

Publisher: Acc Art Books

ISBN: 1788841204

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 324

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* An exciting new reference work on 20th century jewelry* Provides a detailed history of jewelry design and development from 1900 to 2000* Over 500 new, high quality, full color photographs* The perfect gift for jewelry lovers, scholars and professionalsUnderstanding Jewellery, by authors David Bennett and Daniela Mascetti, is often described as the must-have jewelry book of our time - a 'Bible' in the jewelry trade. First published in 1989, it has remained in print ever since, amassing a loyal following of devotees who admire its detailed information and stunning imagery. In this new work, Bennett and Mascetti have taken the original concept of Understanding Jewellery a stage further. Now, with the benefit of 20 years of hindsight, they have concentrated on the 20th century alone by conducting a detailed survey of each decade, identifying the key players, trends and movements. The book is an encyclopaedic history of the various forms, techniques and materials employed by the companies and individuals who defined jewelry in the 20th century. Most significantly, this book includes a new set of photographs, which make Understanding Jewellery: The Twentieth Century one of the most dazzling, absorbing and varied collection of jewelry images ever assembled in a book. This large format hardback volume is a perfect gift for all lovers of jewellery and the definitive guide for those who desire a deeper understanding of the subject.
Twentieth-century Jewellery
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Alba Cappellieri
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Skira Editore

The most diverse anthology on jewellery, supported by technical information and a concise, authoritative and stimulating essay. The third Skira monograph dedicated to the modern decorative arts, following Italian Art Ceramics 1900-1950 and Twentieth-century Fabrics is an analysis of some 350 jewels by artists and designers operating in Europe and
Understanding Jewellery
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Daniela Mascetti, David Bennett
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-13 - Publisher: Acc Art Books

* An exciting new reference work on 20th century jewelry* Provides a detailed history of jewelry design and development from 1900 to 2000* Over 500 new, high quality, full color photographs* The perfect gift for jewelry lovers, scholars and professionalsUnderstanding Jewellery, by authors David Bennett and Daniela Mascetti, is often
Antique and Twentieth Century Jewellery
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Vivienne Becker
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: N. A. G. Press

Aiming to spotlight areas of collectability—mainly from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries—which are available to enthusiasts today, this is an important study of both well-known and forgotten jewelry fashions and trends. Each chapter—there are 22 in this second edition—concentrates on a specific topic, but there is a comprehensive cross-referencing
Twentieth-century Jewelry
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Barbara Cartlidge
Categories: Jewelry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher: Harry N Abrams Incorporated

" ... the art and history of jewelry from the turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau to the International Style of the Eighties. Cartlidge has selected premier examples of jewelry created by over 200 artists and artisans, from Lalique and Fouquet to de Patta and Fisch, to best reflect the customs, sociopolitical structure,
Antique and Twentieth Century Jewellery
Language: en
Pages: 84
Authors: Spink & Son (kunsthandel, London)
Categories: Jewelry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher:

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