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The original designs are not displayed, but are featured in the scenography as huge photographic enlargements that, for Ettore Sottass, conjure up the "idea" or "thought: " behind the object. Nevertheless, he felt it was important that the catalogue reflect the jeweler's graphic world. this book contains a selection of designs chosen in synergy with the layout of the exhibition. The combination of actual-size reproductions with enlargements makes it possible to see the act of creation, circumscribed by the ratio of I and the correct proportions it generates, in close relation to the graphic or pictorial technique, which monumentalizes the object or piece of jewelry - thereby mirroring Ettore Sottass' architectural vision. The pieces chosen showcase production drawings that illustrate the unique relationship between design and material. All designs reproduced here are from the Cartier Paris Archives.

Synopsis:

The dazzling Collection Art de Cartier will once again amaze the public with their impressive pieces this time seen through the revolutionary eyes of the master Italian designer, Ettore Sottsass.

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ISBN:
9788884912589
Author:
Sottsass, Ettore
Publisher:
Skira
Author:
Sottsass, Ettore
Location:
Milan
Subject:
General
Subject:
Individual Artist
Subject:
History
Subject:
Design
Subject:
Design - General
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum
Subject:
Jewelry
Copyright:
Edition Description:
x0x4Includes bibliographical references.
Abridged:
Abridged Edition
Series Volume:
15, no. 2(E)
Publication Date:
20020907
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
300 COLOR ILLUSTRATIONS
Pages:
193
Dimensions:
10.8 x 7.9 x 1.1 in 3.15 lb

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