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Vintage Jewelry Design: Classics to Collect & Wear

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Publisher Comments:

This gorgeous coffee-table book, with a foreword by influential jeweler Gerda Flöckinger, showcases classic vintage jewelry from the past 100 years. Featuring examples that epitomize the iconic styles of each decade, it offers an overview of the most influential designers (including Tiffany, Cartier, Fabergé, and Chanel), their sources of inspiration, and materials of choice. Photos display a selection of rare and remarkable pieces from museums and private owners, and a vintage shopping guide gives tips on spotting fakes, caring for purchases, and other important facts collectors should know.

About the Author

Caroline Cox, professor of cultural history at the University of the Arts, London, is a leading fashion authority. Her books include Lingerie: A Lexicon of Style (2000) and Hair and Fashion (2005), which had an accompanying catwalk show at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Caroline lives in London, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600597145
Publisher:
Lark Books (NC)
Subject:
Jewelry
Author:
Cox, Caroline
Author:
Flockinger, Gerda
Subject:
Antiques-Jewelry and Fashion
Subject:
STUDY NOTES - Quamut
Subject:
JUVY-NON FICTION - JUVY-ACTIVITY NON FI
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Vintage Fashion Series
Publication Date:
20110431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
10.88 x 8.5 in

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